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Three Free Tools for Investors

Are you looking to better understand or balance your investment portfolio this year?

Use trusted analysis from MorningstarValue Line and Standard and Poor’s - three leaders in independent investment research – to guide to you.


Value Line

Considered one of the most widely used investment publications, the Value Line Investment Survey covers over 1,700 stocks, mutual funds, options, convertible securities and special situation stocks. Access Value Line to read market performance, analyst consensus, key ratios, commentary on current operations and more.


Get in-depth data and analysis on mutual funds with Morningstar’s Mutual Fund one-pager – you can download and print a PDF report. Analyze mutual funds, stocks and ETFs using the Portfolio X-Ray tool to analyze your current holdings or test a portfolio by asset allocation, stock type, geographic location, fees and expenses and more.

Standard & Poor’s

Standard & Poor’s weekly investment newsletter, The Outlook, gives you independent recommendations on what securities to hold, buy and sell. You can also use Standard & Poor’s Daily Price Record to look up historical and current pricing for securities traded on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSEX), NASDAQ and the American Stock Exchange (AMEX).

And you can access all of these Premium Sites for free with your Arlington Public Library card.

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