TMFValueMagnet

Jordan Wathen

A Foolish writer and value investor most interested in businesses that you can buy and hold forever. Buying stocks like Walter Schloss to hold like Warren Buffett.

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Wed Jul 1

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Why Chambers Street Properties Dropped 10% at Market Open

Chambers Street Properties stock traded down by 10% at the market open. Here's why.

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Why The Chubb Corporation Soared 29%

Here's why shares of The Chubb Corporation rocketed 30% at the market open and are still up around 29%.

Tue Jun 30

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Ares Capital’s New Partner Has Big Shoes to Fill

As Ares Capital's partnership with GE Capital comes to an end, Varagon and AIG have big shoes to fill.

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Why MBIA Inc. Dropped 12% on Talk of a Puerto Rico Restructuring

Shares of MBIA plunged more than 15% as investors weigh probable losses resulting from Puerto Rico's "inevitable" restructuring.

Mon Jun 29

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Why Puerto Rico Slammed Assured Gauranty and MBIA

Municipal bond insurers traded down at market open as a developing fiscal crisis in Puerto Rico sends the territory closer to restructuring. MBIA and Assured Guaranty have billions of dollars in exposure to the U.S. territory through insurance [more]

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What Rising Rates Mean for Prospect Capital Corp.

Here's how rising interest rates will affect Prospect Capital's earnings.

Fri Jun 26

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Types of Loans: Mix and Match

There are hundreds of types of loans, but most fit very basic definitions.

Thu Jun 25

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Having the Highest Credit Score Isn't as Important as You Might Think

So far, the highest credit score ever reported was an 848. But you don't need the absolute highest credit score to get the best terms on a loan. Here's a score to shoot for.

Wed Jun 24

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What Is an Underlying Asset?

Here's how underlying assets give derivatives their value, and a few examples of how companies use derivatives to solve a basic problem: hedging their risks inexpensively.

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3 Half-Truths These High-Yield Stocks Love

Let's decipher and correct three half-truths commonly repeated in the business-development company industry.

Tue Jun 23

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 11:05 AM

Why Green Dot Stock Popped 35% on a Wal-Mart Deal

Green Dot stock rocketed 35% higher after the market open on Tuesday as the company announced a renewed agreement with Wal-Mart Stores.

Mon Jun 22

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 8:41 PM

Prospect Capital Corp. Is Buying Back Stock -- Maybe

Here's what Prospect Capital Corporation's buyback announcement means for shareholders.

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Fixed Annuity Rates: Dependable Monthly Income

Fixed annuity rates of return are near all-time lows, but they provide a valuable safety net for retirees. Here's how fixed annuities work, and the monthly income you can expect by age and gender.

Tue Jun 16

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 9:22 AM

2 Stocks to Watch for the Next Recession

Here are two stocks that should survive and thrive through the next recession.

Tue Jun 9

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Stocks to Watch: Small-Cap Companies Buffett Would Love

Here are two high-flying small-cap stocks Buffett would love at the right price.

Mon Jun 8

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First National Bank of Omaha

Learn more about the nation's largest privately-held bank and why it's a big player in credit cards and personal lending.

Fri Jun 5

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 10:13 AM

Stocks to Watch in Asset Management

Here are two stocks to watch in the asset management industry. One offers value, while the other offers growth.

Thu Jun 4

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TMFValueMagnet published an article 9:58 AM

Use the Treynor Ratio to Measure Your Risk-Adjusted Portfolio Performance

The Treynor Ratio is an easy-to-calculate ratio that measures portfolio performance on a risk-adjusted basis.

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American Express Offers: Save Money With Your Credit Card

Here's how the American Express Offers program can save you money at retail stores, hotels, and restaurants.

Tue Jun 2

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Jeremy Grantham: 3 Insights From a Top-Down Value Investor

Here are three Jeremy Grantham quotes that define his market-beating record at his firm, GMO. Learn from one of the best top-down value investors in the stock market today.

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