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.
: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling.
list the top purchases, and we build a portfolio of the stocks. There has been interesting activity in stocks like
XM Satellite Radio
American Eagle Outfitters
: This week
highlights some of the best-performing stocks in its 400 index, which is up 54% in the past three years. Some of the stocks mentioned:
: Each week,
has bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present summaries of those stories and build a portfolio with the stocks. This week's issue had bullish stories on
, among others.
: Eight strategists were surveyed by
, and all were bullish. Check out this portfolio to see which stocks they liked.
: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by
. This week, there were reports on
, among others.
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes several intriguing micro-caps and large-caps that might be in deep value situations.
column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations, and cutbacks. This week, there's news on
At the time of publication, Altucher had no holdings in stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.
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and the author of
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Trade Like Warren Buffett
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