: This Barron's column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations, and cutbacks. This week's issue includes some info on
(AFL) among others.
: Barron's interviewed Joseph McNay, chairman of Essex Investment Management. McNay manages more than $3 billion at Essex, including its flagship long-short fund and a natural resources fund. Some of the stocks McNay currently favors are
Aladdin Knowledge Systems
(ALDN) among others.
: Each week Barron's has bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present the summaries in this portfolio. This week's issue includes a bullish story on
(DYN) and a bearish piece on
(BX) among others.
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes names like
Guaranty Financial Group
(NPO) among others.
: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by Barron's include
Waddell & Reed Financial
(WDR) among others.
: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling. Barron's list the top purchases and we take it one step further by telling you who is purchasing. Some interesting activity in stocks like ETFC, LGF, T and C.
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