Tim Melvin is a writer from Windermere, Fla. In addition to writing about the markets, he manages accounts for family and friends. He has written serveral articles and collaborated on several investment books. Prior to striking out on his own he spent 20 years a stockbroker, the last 15 as a Vice President of Investments with a regional firm in the Mid Atlantic area. He specializes in deep value investing as well as special situations and activist stocks, and is the author of the Junior Chamber Course on Value Investing, as well as numerous articles in various publications on the subject of value investing, the stock market and the world around us.

I found a few using the acquirer's multiple.
Many bank stocks across the region look cheap.
These manic price swings can create enormous opportunity.
I still expect to own these stocks five years from now.
These small banks are financially solid -- and incredibly cheap.
Here is another way to find deep value.
Difficulting in banking is creating an opportunities for small banks.
The economy could bring housing up, not vice versa.
You need plenty of time and a good stomach.
It's unlikely that they will be hit by Europe or the Ebola scare. 

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