Monday's Daily Blog Watch

AMD is sprinting toward the finish line, and how to avoid investment scams.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

The Stockpickr

Game Plan of the Week

includes the latest earnings reports to watch out for, and interesting stuff going on with

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

and

EMC

(EMC)

, among others.

StocksandBlogs.com has the

top 10 stocks you should buy in this correction

. The list includes

Goldman Sachs

(GS) - Get Report

and

Gilead Sciences

(GILD) - Get Report

.

Stockpickr's

System Trades of the Day

include new trades on

Sohu

(SOHU) - Get Report

and

ValueClick

(VCLK)

.

Nike

(NKE) - Get Report

makes its way to

Buffetteer's list of fallen angels

.

Check out the Mark Cuban Q&A, courtesy of

Freakonomics

.

GigaOm has a great summary of

the success of recent IPO

Infinera

(INFN) - Get Report

JoeCit has an excellent guide on

how to avoid investment scams, frauds, rip-offs, etc

.

24/7 Wall St. believes

TD Ameritrade

(AMTD) - Get Report

might just be

better off on its own

.

Here are all the latest

stats about users

of

Google's

(GOOG) - Get Report

products. Search continuing to dominate, but Google Maps is upticking in a big way.

With the

Dow

going down 200 points then up 150, there are tons of unusual things going on. Here are the unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, suggesting a possible breakout, and stocks with

unusual option activity

, suggesting that you and I are getting screwed by someone who knows something.

Interesting stat from Ticker Sense on how last Thursday's selloff

was one of the worst 10 selloffs ever

, according to the advance/decline line.

The Stockmasters believe

Advanced Micro Devices

(AMD) - Get Report

is

making a dash toward the finish line

.

Here's another interesting list

of stocks with high insider buying

that are also deep value plays.

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.

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 president of Stockpickr LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of TheStreet.com and part of its network of Web properties, and 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

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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;

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