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 column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week, there's dividend news about
interviews money managers for its annual "Roundtable" feature. Oscar Schafer, managing partner of O.S.S. Capital Management, likes
, among others.
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? Among the stocks on this week's list are
: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by
. This week, there are reports on
: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling.
identifies stocks where managers are buying, and we build a portfolio with them. On this week's list:
Isle of Capri Casinos
: Each week,
publishes bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present summaries of those stories in this portfolio. This week, there are bullish stories on
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