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Shailesh Kumar
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  • University of Michigan
    MBA
    Concentration in Finance and Strategy. Beta Gamma Sigma inductee
  • Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
    Electrical Engineering, 1988 - 1992
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Growing Investors Portfolio with High Return/Low Risk Value Investing Strategies
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Founder of ValueStockGuide.com, where I research and recommend great undervalued stock picks and ideas for great stocks to buy. Members get my picks that I recommend and invest in and can interact in the forum and ask me questions. We focus on the US stock market although the membership is a mix of US and overseas investors.

We also offer a free stock newsletter which is an excellent way to get my various screens that I run from time to time. If you are not afraid to dig into financials and do your own research, you can take ideas from my screens for further exploration.

Value Stock Guide has been featured in a number of major media properties including New York Times, Toledo Blade, CNBC, etc. I also write for Benzinga, Business Insider, Seeking Alpha and my articles can be seen at Nasdaq.com and Forbes.com
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Afraid of heights, still parasailed. Take that amygdala!
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I help investors avoid bad eggs and find gems in the stock market
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finance, entrepreneurship, business strategy, value investing
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  • Value Stock Guide
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  • A.T. Kearney
    Management Consultant, 2002 - 2007
    Help keep Fortune 100 execs honest to their vision, reach decisions and craft and implement business strategies
  • Ford Motor Company
    Assorted, 1995 - 2002
    IT strategy, quality benchmarking and metrics analysis and across the board fire-fighting
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Chicago, IL - Louisville, KY - Bangalore, India - Kanpur, India - Patna, India - Surat, India
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The global evidence of outperformance
Global data from 23 countries examining the returns for growth vs. value stocks indicate a common winner across geographies, market caps & valuation metrics
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Starting to shortlist stock ideas for 2015. Here is my list of the best dividend stocks in the market  for the next year
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When to sell stocks in your value investing portfolio. We review 9 different scenarios and what to do in each case.
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I have compiled the portfolio performance for the first half of the year and so far doing well

http://valuestockguide.com/performance-updates/2014-mid-year-vsg-portfolio-performance-update/
Value Stock Guide portfolio is up 12.59% in the first 6 months of 2014, besting S&P500 that has returned 7.14% and Russell 2000 that has returned 4.32%
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