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My Boring Old Stocks Will Beat the Pants off Wall Street's Favorites Every Single Time

You don't have to look far to find someone mourning the death of value investing; it dominates headlines in investing circles.

It seems, the obituary goes, that the growth indexes have handily beaten the value indexes over the past few years… and, why, you'd have to have rocks in your head to use value investing techniques.

Nevermind that it's crazy to use an index to track the value investors' performance. This approach is all about using rigorous quantitative or fundamental research techniques – or some combination of the two – to uncover opportunities that the market has overlooked.

By definition, there just are not that many opportunities (or good ones, at any rate) except at market extremes. There sure as hell are not anywhere near the – good grief – 2,000 or so stocks that FTSE Russell uses to form its value index.

Value investors hunt with a rifle, not a shotgun.

I'll be blunt: That argument against value investing may well be the dumbest argument of all time. And if you buy into it, it's costing you money...


One of the Most "Under the Radar" IoT Stocks to Buy Now

The Internet of Things (IoT) is no longer a secret. In fact, by the end of 2016, 62% of Americans owned at least one IoT-connected device.

And while the tech "spotlight" may be on IoT investments, we've found three IoT stocks (one that's completely under the radar) with tremendous profit potential.

Before we get to the stocks, it's important to realize just how revolutionary the Internet of Things is...