This Week's Barron's Roundup

Stocks featured in the publication's latest edition that are seeing significant insider or hedge fund buying, and more.
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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.

Hedge Fund Interview



talks with Steve Tananbaum from GoldenTree Asset Management. Tananbaum is a value investor who oversees $14 billion in assets, much of it in hedge funds. He's currently bullish on

Time Warner



Liberty Global

(LBTYA) - Get Report


Chuck Bath Interview



spoke with Chuck Bath, managing director of equities and fund manager of the

Diamond Hill Investments Large-Cap Fund

(DHLAX). He's currently bullish on

United Technologies



(APC) - Get Report



(SYY) - Get Report

among others.

Bullish and Bearish

: Each week


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


(KMB) - Get Report



(GOOG) - Get Report

and a bearish piece on

(BIDU) - Get Report


Research Reports

: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by


, including reports this week on

Lifeway Foods

(LWAY) - Get Report


General Electric

(GE) - Get Report


Yum! Brands

(YUM) - Get Report


Top Insider Purchases of the Week

: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling.


list the top purchases and we take it one step further by telling you who is purchasing. Some interesting activity in stocks like

Discover Financial Services

(DFS) - Get Report


Northern Oil and Gas

(NOG) - Get Report



(REV) - Get Report

and General Electric.

Latest Activist Purchases

: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing after? This week's list includes names like

Jackson Hewitt



Bon Ton Stores



Bear Stearns



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 president of


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Financial Times

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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