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Monday's Daily Blog Watch

Looking for the perfect retail stock, and should Citigroup chuck Chuck?

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

Cramer answers questions



(ABC) - Get Report


Black & Decker

and more.

Which one of the

homebuilders might go bankrupt


Microchip Technology

(MCHP) - Get Report




and more trigger

the Stockpickr System Trades of the Day



contributor David Merkel explains on his blog

why he's been long

Deerfield Triarc



Why is


(AMGN) - Get Report

such an anemic biotech


I mean, I only watch movies on my video iPod (from


(AAPL) - Get Report

), so it's no wonder that

Movie Gallery



nearing bankruptcy


Blogging Stocks wonders if now's the time

to replace Chuck Prince with Hank Paulson

over at


(C) - Get Report


Controlled Greed notes that

gold is a horrible hedge


In case you missed it, here's the fabulous

Stockpickr Barron's Roundup


TheStreet Recommends

I finally met Hilary Kramer the other day wandering the halls at


. She always finds, and recommends, stocks I've never heard of,

and today is no different


This story is amazing. Howard Lindzon presents the continuation of

craigslist meets Wall Street


The Talented Blonde continues her quest

for the perfect retail stock


Why is



on the 52-week low list


Wow, forget stocks, how about

the art market being up 55% over the past 12 months


Next time I have $45 million, I'm going to

buy an island and get another one for free



Pacific Ethanol

(PEIX) - Get Report

buy for $1 million


If you own any of

these stocks

, then don't worry, I might have an island to sell you.

Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

Need a new jet pack? Want to buy the nicest bottle of wine ever for the next time you cook dinner for your date? Want the coolest wristwear EVER? Check out today's

Good Life Blog Watch


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



. 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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