About Value Line
What Is Value Line?
Value Line is the most trusted and prestigious name in the investment field. For more than seventy-five years Value Line has been synonymous with trust, reliability, objectivity, independence, accurate information and proven performance for investors. We continue to develop and refine our investment information and analysis to meet the changing needs of investors.
WHAT IS VALUE LINE?
Value Line is:
Value Line publishes more than a dozen print and electronic products which we think are used by more than half-a-million investors for timely information on stocks, mutual funds, special situations, options and convertibles.
What is The Value Line Investment Survey?
The Value Line Investment Survey is a comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks in 98 industries, the stock market, and the economy.
It has three parts:
The Ratings & Reports section contains one-page reports about approximately 1,700 companies and approximately 98 industries. Each company report contains, among other things, Value Line's TimelinessTM, Safety, and Technical ranks, financial and stock price forecasts for the coming 3 to 5 years, an analyst's written commentary, and much more. For detailed information, please click on EDUCATION and go to either "How to Invest in Common Stocks" or to the "Quick Study Guide."
The Summary & Index contains an index of all stocks in the Investment Survey as well as many up-to-date statistics to keep investors informed about the latest company results. It also contains a variety of stock "screens" designed to help investors quickly identify companies with characteristics that match their investing goals.
The Selection & Opinion section contains Value Line's latest economic and stock market forecasts, one-page write-ups about interesting and attractive stocks, model portfolios, and financial and stock market statistics.
The Investment Survey is backed by an independent research staff of approximately 80 experienced independent professional security analysts and statisticians. We believe that no other service offers so much information in such a concise format.
Every week, the Value Line Ranking System screens millions of data items and, using a proprietary series of calculations, ranks each of the approximately 1,700 stocks for probable performance relative to each other during the next six to 12 months.
In addition to its invaluable Timeliness ranks, The Value Line Investment Survey provides investors with an extraordinary wealth of vital information, including among many others:
HOW HAS VALUE LINE DONE?
This proprietary system has a proven record for forecasting the next six to 12 months of relative price performance for the stocks featured in The Value Line Investment Survey. Over more than 43 years, Value Line's Timeliness Ranking System has accurately anticipated stocks' subsequent relative price performance.
*Calculations based on one-year holding periods in Value Line's 100 Top-Ranked TimelinessTM stocks.