Founded in 1984 by investor and entrepreneur William J. O’Neil, Investor’s Business Daily (IBD®) provides individual and professional investors essential market-timing analysis, top performing lists and proprietary ratings to help them identify true market leaders. The information is delivered through IBD’s leading-edge investing products and innovative investor education programs. IBD created the world’s first stock database in the 1960’s to compare and rate stocks based on performance criteria to find emerging leadership. Today IBD tracks data on over 8,000 publicly traded companies and is used by over 600 institutional investors worldwide. IBD not only helps investors zero-in on emerging growth investments, but provides the buy and sell rules to properly execute trades to minimize risk and maximize profit potential. The focus on fundamental criteria and technical indicators makes IBD unique. IBD’s strategy has enabled countless financial advisors to better serve their clients and make their practices more successful.