- It is possible to build a well-diversified portfolio with low PE ratio stocks that have equal the growth of high PE ratio stocks.
- Short exposure and analysts’ targets indicate the market is in a very positive mode.
- The market is extremely short term focused. We’ll identify where to look to find the opportunities.
Using data from Quant, I’ve analyzed 1,626 U.S. stocks.
The factors I’ve analyzed are: market capitalization, current and forward PE ratios, price to book value, dividend yield, percentage short, analysts’ targets, 52-week highs and lows, and earnings per share growth.
The goal of this analysis is to provide insight into how to beat the market in 2017. I believe that research, thorough analysis, and patience will always outperform the market, especially because the distribution of the above-mentioned factors is all over the place as you will see below. More →