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About George Putnam

George Putnam III first became involved with distressed securities as a lawyer in the late 1970s. Seeing the inefficient niche that bankruptcies and turnarounds were presented, George Putnam founded New Generation Research, Inc. and began publishing The Turnaround Letter in 1986. George Putnam believes there is much less risk in a "troubled" stock that has already been hammered down by the market than in a "hot" stock that is trading at 30 or 40 times earnings. The hot growth stock will come crashing down if there is just a little bad news (or perhaps even good news that wasn't quite as good as Wall Street expected). But a stock that is already perceived as troubled may hardly budge on more bad news.

Turnarounds.com offers links to New Generation Research publications, products, and services, including The Turnaround Letter, Bankruptcy Week, and The Distressed Company Alert.

In addition to his responsibilities at New Generation, George Putnam also serves as a trustee for The Putnam Companies, a mutual fund group with over $100 billion in assets.

About The Turnaround Letter

The Turnaround Letter (Turnarounds.com) is a monthly investment newsletter, offered by paid subscription, which focuses on bankruptcy and turnaround investing. New Generation Research looks for companies that have had some problems and are temporarily out-of-favor, but are in the process of turning around. Their belief is that these stocks seem like laggards when they are first identified, but as the turnaround becomes more evident, Wall Street will jump into the stock and push the price up. The Turnaround Letter tracks the performance of all recommendations from “Purchase” to “Sell”.

About Bankruptcy Week

Bankruptcy Week (BankruptcyData.com) is a weekly newsletter that provides the latest bankruptcy news and analysis, synopses of high-profile Chapter 11 filings, emergence information, DIP financing, professional retention information, and more. BankruptcyData.com also provides a searchable online database designed to meet the needs of bankruptcy and credit professionals. BankruptcyData.com includes access to over 300,000 private and public business bankruptcy filings, as well as in-depth news and research on public company bankruptcies.

About The Distressed Company Alert

The Distressed Company Alert (DistressedCompanyAlert.com) is a weekly newsletter that monitors and reports on companies, with assets of $10 million or more, that are showing signs of financial distress. The Distressed Company Alert helps subscribers uncover short-selling opportunities and debts that are at risk of default or bankruptcy.

Turnarounds.com Contact Information

New Generation Research, Inc.
225 Friend St.
Suite 801
Boston, MA 02114
customersupport@bankruptcydata.com
1-800-468-3810

The above description was assembled using information from the publisher's site. All registered or unregistered trademarks referenced herein are the property of their respective owners, and no trademark rights to the same are claimed.

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