History of Recommendations

These are the recommendations made to the Premium members in the past. We are now out of these stocks and may or may not get back in again. The Premium recommendations are made available to non-members about a week after we exit the investment.

Listen to this Podcast and Sold NPK Recently for 43.26% Total Return

Portfolio Transaction On Sep 16, 2015, we sold NPK (National Presto) stock at $84/share. This sale resulted in 43.26% total return. The NPK stock predates the start of the Value Stock Guide service and therefore has been one of the longer held stock for us, having initially purchased on Sep 30, 2009. Late last year… [Read More]

Exited $USLM for 27.75% Total Return

On Oct 31 I sold USLM stock at $70/share. We have held this stock since May 10, 2012, originally purchased at $54.75/share. The total return from this investment was 27.75%, net of commissions and includes dividends received. This is the original recommendation post I made to the members over 2 years ago The stock today is… [Read More]

[Member] Tuesday Morning (TUES) Has a Great Appreciation Potential

TUES Price/Book in the Last 10 Years

This is a past Premium recommendation and is made available for your reference. For more past trades, refer to our trade history. Tuesday Morning (TUES) operates about 861 stores in US that sell premium brand closeout merchandise. Items include home decor, bedding, collectibles, pet, toys, cookware, kitchen accessories, rugs, and more. These are first quality… [Read More]

[Member] HCII is a Buy With a Catalyst Already in Place

This is a past Premium recommendation and is made available for your reference. For more past trades, refer to our trade history. Homeowners Choice Inc (HCII) is a home owner insurance holding company in Tampa, Florida. Through its various subsidiaries, it provides homeowners’ insurance, condominium owners’ insurance and tenant insurance to property owners in Florida…. [Read More]

[Member] NEI – A Net-Net Stock, Also Undervalued By Earnings

This is a past Premium recommendation and is made available for your reference. For more past trades, refer to our trade history. After exiting my position in Xyratex, it would have been disappointing if I did not find a way to get my exposure to the storage sector back. With the remarkable growth in the… [Read More]

[Member] Bassett (BSET) – Undervalued Balance Sheet – Buy

This is a past Premium recommendation and is made available for your reference. For more past trades, refer to our trade history. Bassett Furniture Industries (BSET) designs, manufactures and markets home furnishings in the United States. The company operates in three segments: Wholesale – The Wholesale segment engages in the design, manufacture, sourcing, sale, and… [Read More]

[Member] Dex One (DEXO) – A Turnaround Opportunity

This is a past Premium recommendation and is made available for your reference. For more past trades, refer to our trade history. Every stock has a story and every story is different. This makes analyzing some of the stocks in a way that is completely different from the “standard” analysis tools that we are used… [Read More]