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October 2008

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Magic Formula Stock Review: Healthways (HWAY)

October 30, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: HWAY , MCD , CI

Healthways is a provider of medical support services designed to lower the cost of care for health plan, corporate, and government clients. However, the effectiveness of it's plans is in serious question, making this a risky stock.

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Book Review: Competition Demystified by Bruce Greenwald and Judd Kahn

October 28, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: HD , WMT , KODK

Competition is the most important factor to consider when looking for stocks with durable competitive advantages. Competition Demystified, although primarily a business book, helps an investor on how competitive advantages are created and sustained.

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Magic Formula Weeky Roundup 10/25

October 25, 2008 – Comments (0)

Weekly roundup of stocks moving in and out of the Magic Formula Investing screen.

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Magic Formula Stock Review: National Oilwell Varco (NOV)

October 23, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: NOV

National Oilwell Varco dominates the drilling rig equipment business. With strong macroeconomic tailwinds and a dominant competitive position, this is an attractive Magic Formula stock.

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Another Tax Tip for Magic Formula Investors

October 20, 2008 – Comments (2)

Following up on previous articles about tax strategy and holding periods, here is another nifty trick to use to save taxes using the Magic Formula Investing strategy.

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Magic Formula Weekly Roundup 10/18

October 18, 2008 – Comments (0)

Weekly roundup of stocks moving in and out of the Magic Formula Investing screen.

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Magic Formula Stock Review: Take Two Interactive (TTWO)

October 16, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: TTWO , EA

Take-Two Interactive is one of the "big three" game publishers, along with Electronic Arts (ERTS) and Activision-Blizzard (ATVI). With the stock now on the Magic Formula screen, is it an attractive value investment?

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Value Investing and Holding Periods

October 13, 2008 – Comments (1)

Is the one year holding period recommended by Magic Formula investing enough? What time frame should investors plan for for their investments?

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Magic Formula Weekly Roundup 10/11

October 11, 2008 – Comments (0)

Weekly roundup of stocks moving in and out of the Magic Formula Investing screen.

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Magic Formula Stock Review: Darling International (DAR)

October 09, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: DAR , MCD

Darling International operates in a revolting business with no competitors of comparable scale. Increasing environmental concern and growing demand for bio-fuels are strong tailwinds for their rendering and grease trap services. Peter Lynch loves disgusting businesses like this!

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Is It Time To Panic?

October 07, 2008 – Comments (1)

With investors running for the exits, is it time to follow the herd or grit your teeth and pile in?

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Magic Formula Weekly Roundup 10/4

October 04, 2008 – Comments (0)

Weekly roundup of stocks moving in and out of the Magic Formula Investing screen.

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Magic Formula Stock Review: Conn's (CONN)

October 02, 2008 – Comments (0) | RELATED TICKERS: CONN , WMT , BBY

Conn's is a regional appliance and electronics retailer. That's a tough business with a lot of competition, but a focus on customer service and a profitable in-house credit department makes this a decent MFI play.

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