|Seed, 3/2014 |
Valu Valu provides quantitative ratings for stock market investors.
Valu Valu was founded in 2008, in Seattle, WA and originally focused on dynamic pricing for consumer products. It shifted its core business in 2010, after having extensively back-tested the performance of its system on the stock market and for the years 2005-2010.
Valu Valuâ€™s originality resides in mixing traditional stock data (such as P/E ratio, earnings growth, momentum or volatility) with data-mined Web 2.0 information (e.g. stock popularity, company mentions). The main goal is to identify contrarian stocks on the verge of becoming popular.
Valu Valu proprietary algorithm automatically weights each factor, then synthesizes the attractiveness of a stock on a scale from 0 to 100, called the V2 rating. A simple strategy that build a portfolio of top-rated stocks and re-balances this portfolio on a periodical basis almost systematically outperform the market.
V2 Ratings, when delayed by 2 weeks, are freely and publicly available on ValuValu.com