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John Buckingham

Principal, Portfolio Manager, and Editor,

The Prudent Speculator

  • Principal, Portfolio Manager at Kovitz
  • Editor of The Prudent Speculator
  • Frequent Contributor to Major Print, and Television Media

About John

John Buckingham joined AFAM Capital in 1987 and Kovitz in 2018, as part of the Kovitz acquisition of AFAM. He has more than 30 years of investment management experience and serves as editor of The Prudent Speculator, which has been a trusted newsletter for over 40 years. Mr. Buckingham chairs the AFAM Investment Committee, leading a team that performs comprehensive investment research and financial market analysis. He has been featured in Barron's, The Wall Street Journal, and Forbes, and frequently contributes to CNBC, Bloomberg, and Fox Business News. Mr. Buckingham is a recognized industry contributor who regularly speaks at prominent industry seminars and events.

John's Articles

What we think the naysayers are missing is that the dismal downturn over the first nine months of the year discounted a tremendous amount of bad news that has yet to materialize, suggests John Buckingham, editor of The Prudent Speculator.
With the major banks having released quarterly earnings, John Buckingham — a value-focused money manager and the editor of The Prudent Speculator — updates his recommendations in the sector.
We do not know what the near-term will bring, but we think that the equity markets have already discounted a significant amount of the Fed’s pain, given the substantial losses suffered this year, suggests John Buckingham, value oriented money manager and editor of The Prudent Speculator.
Clearly, there is plenty about which to be concerned these days, but there are always things to fret over — and we would argue that a significant amount of bad news is “in” equity prices, notes John Buckingham, value oriented money manager and editor of The Prudent Speculator.

John's Videos

Join John Buckingham, editor of The Prudent Speculator, for a LIVE webinar where he will provide his real-time update on the state of the market and how best to navigate the sometimes disconcerting headlines. With economic data far from exciting, corporations cautious in their top- and bottom-line comments, given the long-playing trade skirmish with China, an increasingly contentious impeachment process, and uncertainty in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and elsewhere, investors are having a hard time dealing with the volatilitythe financial press is providing little in the way of comfort. John will provide his insight into what's ahead for investors while offering specific undervalued dividend-paying stocks that show signs of promise given today's unique market conditions.


While media market gurus are recommending traders protect their portfolio now that the market is experiencing higher volatility.
John Buckingham explains why the recent equity market volatility is normal and healthy for the markets.
While the sensationalistic 24/7 media world in which we reside offers plenty of frightening headlines, The Prudent Speculator crunches the numbers to help keep investors on track to achieve their long-term financial objectives. Hear words of wisdom from the editor of this top-performing newsletter.



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