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.
lists stocks where managers or officers have been buying, and we build a portfolio with them. There has been interesting activity in stocks like
column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week, the stocks mentioned include
Bristol Myers Squibb
: This week's "Striking Price" column focuses on some options strategies for financial and consumer stocks. Among the names are
: Each week,
publishes bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present the summaries in this portfolio. This week, there are bullish stories on
: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by
. This week, there are reports on
Discover Financial Services
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes names like
California Pizza Kitchen
At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no holdings in stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.
James Altucher is president of Stockpickr LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of TheStreet.com 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
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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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