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'Fast Money' Portfolios of the Week

Here are some of the stocks the crew's been talking about lately.

Updated from 7:59 a.m. EDT

The traders of


"Fast Money" are constantly searching for the next big idea or trend in the markets that has the potential to make their viewers some meaningful profits.

The crew doesn't care if the idea is to go long or to short a stock, and they don't care what industry the opportunity comes out of. The traders have no bias, other than to make their fans the most money possible and keep the show entertaining and educational.

The gang recently highlighted trading ideas that play off of bullish action in the biotech sector, such as


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; coal and steel stocks, including

U.S. Steel

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; and bank stocks, such as


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. Here are some highlights from over the past week as aggregated from the show.

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A note from James Altucher:Every weekend I send an email to Jim Cramer and several hedge fund managers about the most interesting portfolios posted on Stockpickr that week. Usually those portfolios not only list stocks according to atheme but also offer significant analysis as to why the stocks are cheap.Here are some examples: Here's the challenge: Build a portfolio at with greatanalysis, and send me the link. Each great portfolio (with analysis)will get posted on with your byline (as a "StockpickrGuest Columnist") and will be included in my email I send to Jim and the otherhedge fund managers on my list.

At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is president of


LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of and part of its network of Web properties, and a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs a fund of hedge funds. He is also a weekly columnist for the

Financial Times

and the author of

Trade Like a Hedge Fund


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;

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