The Wall Street Consensus Monitor tracks scores of well established investment newsletters, selecting the newsletters that have been the most successful during the last few definable market intervals.
The periods examined are long enough so that the newsletters would have to outperform its peers during different market climates, up to and including the current market phase.
Current buy recommendations issued by these successful newsletters are then monitored to find consensus among the opinions of dozens of advisors. This data is then parsed into useful tables that give both a comprehensive and accessible view of the consensus that exists among these top performing stock newsletters .
In addition to this core information, news briefs concerning analysts' comments and actions, and a wider view of the universe of buy recommendations of the top consensus stocks from many investment newsletters are provided. Also in this section are samplings of ratings on the top consensus stocks given by brokerage firms. This results in the finished product, an erudition of the concurrence of agreement within the collected judgment of the top performing newsletters.