MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Dec. 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Editorial Advisory and Securities Review Committee of BetterInvesting Magazine today announced Shire plc (NDQ: SHPG) as its February 2017 "Stock to Study" and Capital One Financial Corporation (NYSE: COF) as its February 2017 "Undervalued Stock" for investors' informational and educational use.
"The committee selected Shire for its leading position in niche pharmaceuticals, growth opportunities and current valuation," said Adam Ritt, editor of BetterInvesting Magazine. "For the Undervalued selection, the committee cited Capital One's opportunities to benefit from potentially higher interest rates.
Check BetterInvesting's January/February issue for more details about these selections. Go to the trial version of BetterInvesting's online tools to study the investment potential of Shire and Capital One by viewing their fundamental data and applying judgments.
Committee members are Kenneth M. Bernard, CFA; Robert M. Bilkie, Jr., CFA; Daniel J. Boyle, CFA; Marisa Bradbury, CFA; Philip S. Dano, CFA; Donald E. Danko, CFA; Maury Elvekrog, CFA; and Walter J. Kirchberger, CFA.
As stated, the BetterInvesting committee's Stock to Study and Undervalued Stock choices are for the informational and educational uses of investors and are not intended as investment recommendations. BetterInvesting urges investors to educate themselves about the stock market so they can make informed decisions about stock purchases.
BetterInvesting is a national nonprofit organization that has been empowering individual investors since 1951. Founded in Detroit, the association (formerly known as National Association of Investors Corporation) was borne out of the conviction that anyone can become a successful long-term investor by following commonsense investing practices. BetterInvesting has helped more than 5 million people become better, more informed investors by providing webinars, in-person events, easy-to-use online tools for analyzing stocks, a monthly magazine and a community of volunteers and like-minded investors. For more information about BetterInvesting, visit its website at www.betterinvesting.org or call toll free (877) 275-6242.
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