Editor's note: Welcome to Stockpickr's "Barron's Roundup." Each weekend, James Altucher presents Stockpickr portfolios related to articles in the latest issue of Barron's.
: This week's insider purchases. We provide a little more color by detailing who it is that's doing the buying.
: Every week
publishes research reports on various companies. We build a portfolio of those stocks and provide synopses of the reports. This week's list includes
Bank of America
: Which stocks do the managers who took part in the Big Money Poll like the most? Which do they hate the most? As can be expected,
are among the most-loved, but I was surprised to see
on the most-hated list.
: The stocks profiled in individual stories in this week's
. This week,
was bullish on
: Stocks that benefit from the rise in nuclear power. Nuclear reactors may become one of the nation's biggest exports, as
and others prepare to sell reactors and technology.
: The dividend-paying stocks that are highlighted in this week's
. They include
, both of which just hiked dividends last week.
: Do the charts think the market is going to break down from here? If so, which stocks could withstand the storm? And which stocks could break down?
is seen as a potential casualty.
: Profile of firm Inferential Focus outlining its concerns about terrorism and the global economy.
: The dollar has gone down far enough! Which stocks are poised to do well if the greenback hits bottom and snaps back over the next year.
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
is kicking off the world scrapbooking craze. Some stocks aren't positioned to take advantage of this.
: Each week
picks out the most interesting situations where activist investors are clamoring for change. This week's list include body armor maker
At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in stocks mentioned, although holdings may change at any time.
James Altucher is 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
Trade Like a Hedge Fund
Trade Like Warren Buffett
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