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Innealta Capital Adds Investment Talent

Posted By : September 15, 2017

AUSTIN, TEXAS – September 13, 2017 – Innealta Capital, the Quantitative Investment division of AFAM Capital, announces the hiring of Francisco Simian, Alfred Zhang, and Alex Gross. Innealta’s Chief Investment Officer, Dr. Vito Sciaraffia, says “we are aggressively recruiting top talent, from prestigious academic institutions and financial organizations for what we envision shall be a […]

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These four fund managers’ secret to success: Don’t go with your gut on stocks

Posted By : September 12, 2017

John Buckingham was one of the four portfolio managers featured in Philip Van Doorn’s article  (September 11, 2017) about their secret to success. John shares “’The gist of second-level thinking is the whole crux of value investing’, Buckingham said. ‘We are trying to buy things that are on sale, because investors have lost interest in […]

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Little-Known Newsletter Beats Market Year After Year – For Four Decades

Posted By : June 9, 2017

“The crowded investment newsletter business is fiercely competitive, so superior or strong performance is difficult to achieve and sustain. But one particular newsletter, The Prudent Speculator, has been beating the market year after year, not just for a brief period of time but for four decades. Yes, four decades! No wonder it has been ranked […]

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Opinion: This is the most recommended U.S. stock

Posted By : June 5, 2017

Mark Hulbert shares how he thinks IBM is currently recommended by the largest number of newsletter editors as of June 2017. “Believe it or not, its IBM IBM, -0.34% , which for years has represented in many investors eyes the kind of old, stodgy and washed-up company that nimble firms like Apple AAPL, +0.60%  run […]

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The Prudent Speculator Newsletter Marks Four Decades of Beating the Market

Posted By : May 22, 2017

ALISO VIEJO, CA — In 1977, Al Frank captured his investment convictions in a series of stock picks that became The Prudent Speculator, the number one-ranked investment newsletter*, according to Mark Hulbert and The Hulbert Financial Digest. The Prudent Speculator marks its 40-year anniversary following the same investment philosophy that inspired Al Frank to hammer […]

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How To Avoid The Trump Roller Coaster By Investing Long-Term

Posted By : April 25, 2017

Forbes editor, Rich Karlgaard, attended the latest Forbes Cruise for Investors and walked away with 9 central themes: emerging markets, dividends part 1, dividends part 2, U.S energy boom, incredible shrinking intelligence part 1, incredible shrinking intelligence part 2, corporate bonds beat government bonds, U.S. real estate is cheap, and your genius self. John Buckingham […]

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Retail companies are major ‘value traps’ in 2017, analyst warns

Posted By : March 24, 2017

On March 22, 2017 John Buckingham appeared on CNBC’s Closing Bell and discussed retail companies. John is bullish on retailers and thinks there are many sectors with great deals due to great balance sheets and dividend yields and reasonable valuations. He thinks there is opportunity out there for those with a long-term outlook. John sees […]

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Value Investing With AFAM Capital’s John Buckingham

Posted By : March 10, 2017

John Buckingham appeared on the WSJ MoneyBeat with Stephen Grocer, Spencer Jakab, and Chris Dieterich on March 9, 2017. He discusses the 40th anniversary of The Prudent Speculator newsletter, which is March of 1977, and his very own 30th anniversary with the firm. John says that you can’t just look at P/E ratios and must […]

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The Little Newsletter That Crushed the Market

Posted By : February 28, 2017

In a recent Barron’s article, The Little Newsletter That Crushed the Market, Mark Hulbert put it this way: It pays to have nerves of steel. That’s the most important lesson to emerge from The Prudent Speculator’s position as one of this country’s most successful investment newsletters of the past four decades.” Discover all of Hulbert’s findings by […]

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John Buckingham on CNBC Asia

Posted By : February 16, 2017

John Buckingham appeared on CNBC Street Signs on 2/16/17 and discussed the events in Washington. He thinks that these events have led to heightened uncertainty for investors, yet the markets have moved to all-time highs. These all-time highs are due to the earnings and health of the U.S. economy which continues to strengthen. He calls […]

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Bloomberg Markets: Buckingham on ‘Surprising’ Market

Posted By : January 30, 2017

Bloomberg Radio 01/12/2017       Click here to listen to the original radio interview. Announcer: Global business news 24 hours a day at Bloomberg.com, the RadioPlus mobile app, and on your radio. This is a Bloomberg business flash. Charlie Palette: From Bloomberg World headquarters I’m Charlie Palette. Now the S&P, NASDAQ are all declining […]

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The Shrewdest Money Moves You Can Make In 2017

Posted By : January 18, 2017

John Buckingham was one of seven investors featured in Bottom Line Personal’s article titled “The Shrewdest Money Moves You Can Make In 2017.” John believes that under the Trump administration, U.S. economic growth will be stimulated. He always favors dividend-paying stocks and thinks that some drug companies have recently become undervalued and utilities are currently […]

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Forget Buffett — four unsung investment gurus are picking these eight stocks for 2017

Posted By : January 12, 2017

Michael Brush with MarketWatch has been a follower of value investment newsletters for some time now and believes that people need to stop paying so much attention to financial-market icons and look at some of the other successful investors, investment-newsletter writers. John Buckingham, editor of The Prudent Speculator newsletter, was featured in his article as […]

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11 tax-loss stocks to pick up before the end of the year

Posted By : December 22, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed by Michael Brush of MarketWatch and shared some of his favorite tax-loss stocks (as of 12/26/2016). John shared how he liked to look for “dividend-paying companies whose share prices are down more than 10% since the start of the year and trade below his target price for them.” This list includes […]

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Will U.S. equities continue heading up?

Posted By : December 5, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed on CNBC following the election results. He thinks that we will get a pro growth administration during the Trump presidency. He thinks that long-term investors should be adding money to their portfolios. Like Warren Buffet, he believes that in 3-5 years and 20-30 years stocks will go up. Short-term is much […]

Read More >

Is Stock Picking dead? No, says John Buckingham

Is Individual Stock Picking Dead? Buckingham Responds

Posted By : November 8, 2016

The following is a transcription of Carol Massar and Cory Johnson interviewing John Buckingham on Bloomberg Radio. The interview took place on October 18, 2016 in New York. Highlights from interview There will always be a market for individual stock pickers “We’re overweight in technology” because of long term growth potential If you want to […]

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John Buckingham on CNBC

Posted By : October 27, 2016

10/25/16: John Buckingham, Chief Investment Officer at AFAM Capital, appeared on CNBC discussing the recent surge in mergers and acquisitions. He thinks that  the low cost of financing and the need to grow their top-line and bottom-line in a slow growth environment impact this recent activity. John also talks about the AT&T and Time Warner […]

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Where are oil prices heading?

Posted By : May 25, 2016

John Buckingham discusses oil on CNBC. He says that supply and demand have a great deal to do with oil prices. The demand side seems to be supply but some of the supply has been an issue, but has been curtailed lately. He thinks oil goes up in the long run and does have exposure […]

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Opinion: U.S. stocks have enough fuel to power out of a slump

Posted By : May 13, 2016

John Buckingham was quoted in MarketWatch saying “The number of first-time filings for unemployment benefits, at 274,000 for the last week in April, is well below the 361,000 average over the past 50 years”, points out John Buckingham of The Prudent Speculator, an investment newsletter. The Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) non-manufacturing index (NMI) rose […]

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Pro: Impossible to successfully time the market

Posted By : May 10, 2016

John Buckingham appeared on CNBC on May 10, 2016. John likes biotech stocks like Gilead and Amgen because they are trading at attractive valuations. If Hillary comes to power we will see what happens with the possibility of price controls and increased regulation. John already owns a sufficient amount of Apple, but if he didn’t, […]

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Bloomberg Advantage: Buckingham on Patience With Value Stocks

Posted By : May 9, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed on Bloomberg and said that when the economy is not doing well, it is often a signal for investors to buy. We want the economy to do well, even if that means the Fed raises rates. There have been concerns about China, corporate profits, and rising interest rates lately. As of […]

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GM, Mosaic are top stock bets: Investor

Posted By : April 13, 2016

On April 13, 2016 John was interviewed on CNBC. At the time, John and team saw opportunity in dividend-paying stocks with interest rates at a low. Companies have been focused on rewarding shareholders via dividends, and General Motors was one example of this. According to John, the “new” GM is in much better financial shape. […]

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MoneyLife Radio March 10, 2016

Posted By : March 11, 2016

John Buckingham appeared on MoneyLife radio on March 10, 2016. At the time, John said he looks for undervalued and out of favor companies who have low P/E ratios, low price to book value, low price to sales ratios. He also likes dividends and gives a premium to companies who reward with a regular income […]

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Investors just went bonkers, so you know it’s time to buy stocks

Posted By : February 24, 2016

“Dividend-paying stocks that look particularly cheap now include Gilead Sciences GILD , General Motors GM, Kohl’s KSS , Seagate Technology STX, and Wells Fargo WFC”, said John Buckingham (February 24, 2016) of The Prudent Speculator, a value-oriented stock investment letter that receives high-rankings for long-term performance from Hulbert Financial Digest.     Click here to […]

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It’s Been a Market of Stocks and Not a Stock Market

Posted By : January 29, 2016

John Buckingham was featured on a 1/29/16 CNBC segment discussing the value of various U.S. sectors. Gilead and Amgen were favored due to their earnings outlook. He also favored the financial sector such as Prudential Financial and had exposure to energy stocks. “We try to diversify the risks of one particular sector not doing well.” […]

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The Education of a Value Investor

Posted By : September 26, 2015

John Buckingham, Chief Investment Officer of Al Frank Asset Management, was featured in an article titled “John Buckingham: The Education of a Value Investor”, written by Reshma Kapadia. Please click here or on the image below to access the article.         Important Information: Nothing presented herein is, or is intended to constitute, […]

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Investors should take volatility in stride: Pro

Posted By : September 15, 2015

John Buckingham, CIO at AFAM Capital, says the recent stock market volatility isn’t “overly alarming” given that global growth remains moderate and interest rates stay low.     Click here to read the article.

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Gearing up for US Q1 earnings season

Posted By : April 13, 2015

John Buckingham, CIO of Al Frank Asset Management Capital, is worried about the impact of a stronger dollar on corporate profits, but says lower earnings expectations may not be all that bad.           Click here to view the video.

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John Buckingham quoted in CNNMoney.com

Posted By : March 25, 2015

The S&P 500 set a new record, while the Dow closed above 18,000 for the first time this year. The Dow is now tantalizingly close to a new all-time high. Even the Nasdaq is approaching the 5,000 mark — a record it hasn’t reached since March 2000.     Click here to read the article.

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10 Best Stocks for the Next 10 Years- PDF version

Posted By : March 15, 2015

Companies face many challenges when it comes to boosting their stock prices over long periods of time. The challenges can range from beating the competition and developing successful new products to withstanding big swings in energy prices and interest rates.     Click here to read the PDF article.

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10 Best Stocks for the Next 10 Years

Posted By : March 15, 2015

Companies face many ­challenges when it comes to boosting their stock prices over long ­periods of time. The challenges can range from beating the competition and developing successful new products to withstanding big swings in energy ­prices and interest rates.     Click here to read the article.

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How to Spot Hidden Gem Stocks

Posted By : February 12, 2015

Feb. 12, 2015 – 6:26 – Al Frank Asset Management CIO John Buckingham and Stansberry Research Chief Strategist Steve Sjuggerud on the markets getting bullish, spotting market gems and what they look for when investing. How to spot hidden gem stocks

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John Buckingham featured on Fox Business

Posted By : February 12, 2015

Al Frank Asset Management CIO John Buckingham and Stansberry Research Chief Strategist Steve Sjuggerud on the markets getting bullish, spotting market gems and what they look for when investing. How to spot hidden gem stocks

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John Buckingham mentioned in Mark Hulbert’s article

Posted By : December 31, 2014

That’s because — if you’re like most investors — you will pore over the annual performance score boards in search of advisers who performed the best in 2014. And, on average, the advisers you end up following will go on to lag the broader market and lose a lot of money.     Click here […]

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John Buckingham quoted in NBR.com

Posted By : December 29, 2014

SUSIE GHARIB, NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT ANCHOR: Prices stumble. Oil falls to a 5 1/2-year low as Libyan production concerns fail to support prices. What’s next for crude?       Click here to read the article.

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John Buckingham featured on CNBC

Posted By : December 29, 2014

Discussing the best investments going into 2015, with Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank, and John Buckingham, Al Frank Asset Management.           Click here to view the video.

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2015 STOCK PLAYBOOK

Posted By : November 28, 2014

Check out John Buckingham’s appearance on CNBC.           Click here to view the video.

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John Buckingham featured in Insider Monkey

Posted By : August 22, 2014

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) was one of three lagging companies to receive the recommendation of John Buckingham, portfolio manager of the Al Frank Fund, in an interview with TheStreet yesterday. Buckingham believes the three companies are all approaching turning points, and now is the time to make a move on the stocks while they are […]

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Print & Online

Innealta Capital Adds Investment Talent

Posted By : September 15, 2017

AUSTIN, TEXAS – September 13, 2017 – Innealta Capital, the Quantitative Investment division of AFAM Capital, announces the hiring of Francisco Simian, Alfred Zhang, and Alex Gross. Innealta’s Chief Investment Officer, Dr. Vito Sciaraffia, says “we are aggressively recruiting top talent, from prestigious academic institutions and financial organizations for what we envision shall be a […]

Read More >

These four fund managers’ secret to success: Don’t go with your gut on stocks

Posted By : September 12, 2017

John Buckingham was one of the four portfolio managers featured in Philip Van Doorn’s article  (September 11, 2017) about their secret to success. John shares “’The gist of second-level thinking is the whole crux of value investing’, Buckingham said. ‘We are trying to buy things that are on sale, because investors have lost interest in […]

Read More >


Little-Known Newsletter Beats Market Year After Year – For Four Decades

Posted By : June 9, 2017

“The crowded investment newsletter business is fiercely competitive, so superior or strong performance is difficult to achieve and sustain. But one particular newsletter, The Prudent Speculator, has been beating the market year after year, not just for a brief period of time but for four decades. Yes, four decades! No wonder it has been ranked […]

Read More >

Opinion: This is the most recommended U.S. stock

Posted By : June 5, 2017

Mark Hulbert shares how he thinks IBM is currently recommended by the largest number of newsletter editors as of June 2017. “Believe it or not, its IBM IBM, -0.34% , which for years has represented in many investors eyes the kind of old, stodgy and washed-up company that nimble firms like Apple AAPL, +0.60%  run […]

Read More >

The Prudent Speculator Newsletter Marks Four Decades of Beating the Market

Posted By : May 22, 2017

ALISO VIEJO, CA — In 1977, Al Frank captured his investment convictions in a series of stock picks that became The Prudent Speculator, the number one-ranked investment newsletter*, according to Mark Hulbert and The Hulbert Financial Digest. The Prudent Speculator marks its 40-year anniversary following the same investment philosophy that inspired Al Frank to hammer […]

Read More >

How To Avoid The Trump Roller Coaster By Investing Long-Term

Posted By : April 25, 2017

Forbes editor, Rich Karlgaard, attended the latest Forbes Cruise for Investors and walked away with 9 central themes: emerging markets, dividends part 1, dividends part 2, U.S energy boom, incredible shrinking intelligence part 1, incredible shrinking intelligence part 2, corporate bonds beat government bonds, U.S. real estate is cheap, and your genius self. John Buckingham […]

Read More >

The Little Newsletter That Crushed the Market

Posted By : February 28, 2017

In a recent Barron’s article, The Little Newsletter That Crushed the Market, Mark Hulbert put it this way: It pays to have nerves of steel. That’s the most important lesson to emerge from The Prudent Speculator’s position as one of this country’s most successful investment newsletters of the past four decades.” Discover all of Hulbert’s findings by […]

Read More >

The Shrewdest Money Moves You Can Make In 2017

Posted By : January 18, 2017

John Buckingham was one of seven investors featured in Bottom Line Personal’s article titled “The Shrewdest Money Moves You Can Make In 2017.” John believes that under the Trump administration, U.S. economic growth will be stimulated. He always favors dividend-paying stocks and thinks that some drug companies have recently become undervalued and utilities are currently […]

Read More >

Forget Buffett — four unsung investment gurus are picking these eight stocks for 2017

Posted By : January 12, 2017

Michael Brush with MarketWatch has been a follower of value investment newsletters for some time now and believes that people need to stop paying so much attention to financial-market icons and look at some of the other successful investors, investment-newsletter writers. John Buckingham, editor of The Prudent Speculator newsletter, was featured in his article as […]

Read More >

11 tax-loss stocks to pick up before the end of the year

Posted By : December 22, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed by Michael Brush of MarketWatch and shared some of his favorite tax-loss stocks (as of 12/26/2016). John shared how he liked to look for “dividend-paying companies whose share prices are down more than 10% since the start of the year and trade below his target price for them.” This list includes […]

Read More >

Opinion: U.S. stocks have enough fuel to power out of a slump

Posted By : May 13, 2016

John Buckingham was quoted in MarketWatch saying “The number of first-time filings for unemployment benefits, at 274,000 for the last week in April, is well below the 361,000 average over the past 50 years”, points out John Buckingham of The Prudent Speculator, an investment newsletter. The Institute for Supply Management’s (ISM) non-manufacturing index (NMI) rose […]

Read More >

Investors just went bonkers, so you know it’s time to buy stocks

Posted By : February 24, 2016

“Dividend-paying stocks that look particularly cheap now include Gilead Sciences GILD , General Motors GM, Kohl’s KSS , Seagate Technology STX, and Wells Fargo WFC”, said John Buckingham (February 24, 2016) of The Prudent Speculator, a value-oriented stock investment letter that receives high-rankings for long-term performance from Hulbert Financial Digest.     Click here to […]

Read More >




The Education of a Value Investor

Posted By : September 26, 2015

John Buckingham, Chief Investment Officer of Al Frank Asset Management, was featured in an article titled “John Buckingham: The Education of a Value Investor”, written by Reshma Kapadia. Please click here or on the image below to access the article.         Important Information: Nothing presented herein is, or is intended to constitute, […]

Read More >














John Buckingham quoted in CNNMoney.com

Posted By : March 25, 2015

The S&P 500 set a new record, while the Dow closed above 18,000 for the first time this year. The Dow is now tantalizingly close to a new all-time high. Even the Nasdaq is approaching the 5,000 mark — a record it hasn’t reached since March 2000.     Click here to read the article.

Read More >

10 Best Stocks for the Next 10 Years- PDF version

Posted By : March 15, 2015

Companies face many challenges when it comes to boosting their stock prices over long periods of time. The challenges can range from beating the competition and developing successful new products to withstanding big swings in energy prices and interest rates.     Click here to read the PDF article.

Read More >

10 Best Stocks for the Next 10 Years

Posted By : March 15, 2015

Companies face many ­challenges when it comes to boosting their stock prices over long ­periods of time. The challenges can range from beating the competition and developing successful new products to withstanding big swings in energy ­prices and interest rates.     Click here to read the article.

Read More >






John Buckingham mentioned in Mark Hulbert’s article

Posted By : December 31, 2014

That’s because — if you’re like most investors — you will pore over the annual performance score boards in search of advisers who performed the best in 2014. And, on average, the advisers you end up following will go on to lag the broader market and lose a lot of money.     Click here […]

Read More >

John Buckingham quoted in NBR.com

Posted By : December 29, 2014

SUSIE GHARIB, NIGHTLY BUSINESS REPORT ANCHOR: Prices stumble. Oil falls to a 5 1/2-year low as Libyan production concerns fail to support prices. What’s next for crude?       Click here to read the article.

Read More >




John Buckingham featured in Insider Monkey

Posted By : August 22, 2014

General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) was one of three lagging companies to receive the recommendation of John Buckingham, portfolio manager of the Al Frank Fund, in an interview with TheStreet yesterday. Buckingham believes the three companies are all approaching turning points, and now is the time to make a move on the stocks while they are […]

Read More >




Radio & TV

Retail companies are major ‘value traps’ in 2017, analyst warns

Posted By : March 24, 2017

On March 22, 2017 John Buckingham appeared on CNBC’s Closing Bell and discussed retail companies. John is bullish on retailers and thinks there are many sectors with great deals due to great balance sheets and dividend yields and reasonable valuations. He thinks there is opportunity out there for those with a long-term outlook. John sees […]

Read More >

Value Investing With AFAM Capital’s John Buckingham

Posted By : March 10, 2017

John Buckingham appeared on the WSJ MoneyBeat with Stephen Grocer, Spencer Jakab, and Chris Dieterich on March 9, 2017. He discusses the 40th anniversary of The Prudent Speculator newsletter, which is March of 1977, and his very own 30th anniversary with the firm. John says that you can’t just look at P/E ratios and must […]

Read More >

John Buckingham on CNBC Asia

Posted By : February 16, 2017

John Buckingham appeared on CNBC Street Signs on 2/16/17 and discussed the events in Washington. He thinks that these events have led to heightened uncertainty for investors, yet the markets have moved to all-time highs. These all-time highs are due to the earnings and health of the U.S. economy which continues to strengthen. He calls […]

Read More >

Bloomberg Markets: Buckingham on ‘Surprising’ Market

Posted By : January 30, 2017

Bloomberg Radio 01/12/2017       Click here to listen to the original radio interview. Announcer: Global business news 24 hours a day at Bloomberg.com, the RadioPlus mobile app, and on your radio. This is a Bloomberg business flash. Charlie Palette: From Bloomberg World headquarters I’m Charlie Palette. Now the S&P, NASDAQ are all declining […]

Read More >

Will U.S. equities continue heading up?

Posted By : December 5, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed on CNBC following the election results. He thinks that we will get a pro growth administration during the Trump presidency. He thinks that long-term investors should be adding money to their portfolios. Like Warren Buffet, he believes that in 3-5 years and 20-30 years stocks will go up. Short-term is much […]

Read More >

Is Stock Picking dead? No, says John Buckingham

Is Individual Stock Picking Dead? Buckingham Responds

Posted By : November 8, 2016

The following is a transcription of Carol Massar and Cory Johnson interviewing John Buckingham on Bloomberg Radio. The interview took place on October 18, 2016 in New York. Highlights from interview There will always be a market for individual stock pickers “We’re overweight in technology” because of long term growth potential If you want to […]

Read More >

John Buckingham on CNBC

Posted By : October 27, 2016

10/25/16: John Buckingham, Chief Investment Officer at AFAM Capital, appeared on CNBC discussing the recent surge in mergers and acquisitions. He thinks that  the low cost of financing and the need to grow their top-line and bottom-line in a slow growth environment impact this recent activity. John also talks about the AT&T and Time Warner […]

Read More >

Where are oil prices heading?

Posted By : May 25, 2016

John Buckingham discusses oil on CNBC. He says that supply and demand have a great deal to do with oil prices. The demand side seems to be supply but some of the supply has been an issue, but has been curtailed lately. He thinks oil goes up in the long run and does have exposure […]

Read More >

Pro: Impossible to successfully time the market

Posted By : May 10, 2016

John Buckingham appeared on CNBC on May 10, 2016. John likes biotech stocks like Gilead and Amgen because they are trading at attractive valuations. If Hillary comes to power we will see what happens with the possibility of price controls and increased regulation. John already owns a sufficient amount of Apple, but if he didn’t, […]

Read More >

Bloomberg Advantage: Buckingham on Patience With Value Stocks

Posted By : May 9, 2016

John Buckingham was interviewed on Bloomberg and said that when the economy is not doing well, it is often a signal for investors to buy. We want the economy to do well, even if that means the Fed raises rates. There have been concerns about China, corporate profits, and rising interest rates lately. As of […]

Read More >

GM, Mosaic are top stock bets: Investor

Posted By : April 13, 2016

On April 13, 2016 John was interviewed on CNBC. At the time, John and team saw opportunity in dividend-paying stocks with interest rates at a low. Companies have been focused on rewarding shareholders via dividends, and General Motors was one example of this. According to John, the “new” GM is in much better financial shape. […]

Read More >

MoneyLife Radio March 10, 2016

Posted By : March 11, 2016

John Buckingham appeared on MoneyLife radio on March 10, 2016. At the time, John said he looks for undervalued and out of favor companies who have low P/E ratios, low price to book value, low price to sales ratios. He also likes dividends and gives a premium to companies who reward with a regular income […]

Read More >

It’s Been a Market of Stocks and Not a Stock Market

Posted By : January 29, 2016

John Buckingham was featured on a 1/29/16 CNBC segment discussing the value of various U.S. sectors. Gilead and Amgen were favored due to their earnings outlook. He also favored the financial sector such as Prudential Financial and had exposure to energy stocks. “We try to diversify the risks of one particular sector not doing well.” […]

Read More >




Investors should take volatility in stride: Pro

Posted By : September 15, 2015

John Buckingham, CIO at AFAM Capital, says the recent stock market volatility isn’t “overly alarming” given that global growth remains moderate and interest rates stay low.     Click here to read the article.

Read More >






Gearing up for US Q1 earnings season

Posted By : April 13, 2015

John Buckingham, CIO of Al Frank Asset Management Capital, is worried about the impact of a stronger dollar on corporate profits, but says lower earnings expectations may not be all that bad.           Click here to view the video.

Read More >






How to Spot Hidden Gem Stocks

Posted By : February 12, 2015

Feb. 12, 2015 – 6:26 – Al Frank Asset Management CIO John Buckingham and Stansberry Research Chief Strategist Steve Sjuggerud on the markets getting bullish, spotting market gems and what they look for when investing. How to spot hidden gem stocks

Read More >

John Buckingham featured on Fox Business

Posted By : February 12, 2015

Al Frank Asset Management CIO John Buckingham and Stansberry Research Chief Strategist Steve Sjuggerud on the markets getting bullish, spotting market gems and what they look for when investing. How to spot hidden gem stocks

Read More >


John Buckingham featured on CNBC

Posted By : December 29, 2014

Discussing the best investments going into 2015, with Jack Ablin, BMO Private Bank, and John Buckingham, Al Frank Asset Management.           Click here to view the video.

Read More >

2015 STOCK PLAYBOOK

Posted By : November 28, 2014

Check out John Buckingham’s appearance on CNBC.           Click here to view the video.

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