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Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Keying in on stock buybacks, and is Target on target?

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

Jim Cramer

answers questions


First Solar

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and more.

Is it about time for




break into two companies



System Trades of the Day

is up huge on the year. Details will be forthcoming. But today's trades include

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and more.

I love how an uber-entrepeneur and billionaire is

using his blog to win

Dancing With the Stars


One of the most innovative financial companies out there is ClearAM, which constructs the indices for many creative ETFs. Today, it discusses

Western Union

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as an

interesting spinoff play



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might be on target


Fund My Mutual Fund examines whether all these stock buybacks

are really good for the market


Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

TST Recommends

. These are all potential breakout plays.

The Talented Blonde comes up with

the Desperate Housewives index of ideal boomer stocks


Hilary Kramer wonders if




the way to play the iPod Nano


Howard Lindzon

learns from his mistakes



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I've never owned a watch, but Stockerblog points out

one I might have to buy


Given the volatility of the third quarter, it's interesting to look at

the biggest winners


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Good Life Blog Watch.

And if you missed it, check out our

Barron's roundup


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 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



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