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, women on Wall Street, and a host of other topics.

Should you have invested in

a tank of gas

or the

S&P 500



System Trades of the Day

include trades this morning on Level 3 and

Lamar Advertising

(LAMR) - Get Report

, among others.

Here's the complete list of

Berkshire Hathaway

(BRK.A) - Get Report


since 1977



(EBAY) - Get Report

may be reasonably priced here, but

there's no margin of safety


And could it be

the time to short


(AMZN) - Get Report

? The article is interesting, but I've been hearing people say that since mid-2003 (there was a famous


cover story to short AMZN and EBAY) and it hasn't worked.

Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

Let's not forget about Scotland, birthplace of Adam Smith, the father of modern economics. Here are the

rocket stocks of Scotland


Well, I knew I could buy a lot of stuff at


(WMT) - Get Report

, but

a wife


This is Morgan Stanley's

top U.S. picks and why


This is a nice comparison by ThinkEquity between

1900 and now

, which just underlines that you cannot compare average P/E ratios with historical. Things change.

The Stockmasters declare:


(AAPL) - Get Report

must go higher


StockMarket Beat gives its

usual erudite analysis



(ADBE) - Get Report


Ok, are you ready?



split-up is set for end of June


Valueplays notes that there is

finally an analyst call that makes sense





The Fly On The Wall

gives the lowdown



(TIF) - Get Report


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.

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