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.
gathered 11 of Wall Street's most sought-after investing gurus, including Bill Gross, Mario Gabelli and Marc Faber, for its midyear Roundtable. Participants are bullish on names like
talks with Nicholas Kaiser, president of Saturna Capital and adviser to Amana Income Fund (AMANX). Kaiser manages money according to Islamic principles and currently has bullish bets on
United Parcel Service
column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week there's information on
: Each week,
publishes stories with positive or negative angles on a variety of stocks. We present summaries of those stories in this portfolio. This week, there are bullish stories on
, and a bearish piece on
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes names like
Blue Coat Systems
: The latest analyst research highlighted by
, including reports this week on
: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling.
lists companies where managers are buying stock, and we build a portfolio with those companies' stocks. There has been interesting activity in
Dr. Pepper Snapple
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