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Thursday's Blog Watch

Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

10Q Detective finally likes a stock: Precision Drilling (PDS - Get Report).

The good thing is that it just can't get any worse at Yahoo! (YHOO - Get Report).

Post of the day: CXO Advisory shows that combining value investing ideas with companies that are doing share repurchases is a good thing.

And speaking of which, Special Situations blog notes that Wendy's (WEN - Get Report) is about to begin a large-scale repurchase.

UTube (not YouTube) traffic surges 440%.

Hilary Kramer believes Nutraceutical International (NUTR - Get Report) will bring good health to your portfolio.

Hitwise shows the continually improving traffic stats around Wikipedia.

Information Arbitrage is getting indigestion from Chipotle (CMG - Get Report).

Modern Graham's overvalued company of the week.

Henry Blodget thinks it's time for some big changes at Yahoo!.

A good friend of mine just started a hedge fund, Keyrock Energy Partners, focused on micro-cap and small-cap energy companies. Here's a detailed portfolio of his favorite picks.

A spoof on the "Dave takes a picture of himself every day for X years."
At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in any of the stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs several quantitative-based hedge funds as well as a fund of hedge funds. He is also the author of Trade Like a Hedge Fund and Trade Like Warren Buffett . Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Altucher appreciates your feedback; click here to send him an email.

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