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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

Believe it or not, the current sentiment survey numbers from the American Association of Individual Investors (AAII) are worse than those following the crash of ‘87, the terrorist attacks of 9/11 and the declaration of the pandemic two years ago, recalls John Buckingham, editor of The Prudent Speculator.
The big banks on Wall Street have just kicked off the latest round of earnings reports; here, money manager and value investor John Buckingham, and editor of The Prudent Speculator, reviews the results from three leading investment banks.
Shares of Foot Locker (FL) plummeted 30% following the footwear and apparel retailer’s recent release of fiscal Q4 financial results, asserts John Buckingham, value-oriented money manager and editor of The Prudent Speculator.
A money manager with a leading expertise in value investing, John Buckingham — the editor of The Prudent Speculator — finds select opportunities across all industries, including these two recommendations in the tech sector.

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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