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.
interviews Lee Cooperman and Steven Einhorn, managers of Omega Advisors. The duo controls around $5 billion in assets, use a long-short strategy and have returned 16% annually since 1991. They favor
lists 10 stocks in the
with the lowest price-to-earnings ratios, and 10 with the highest. Among the stocks on the lists are
column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week, there's information on
: Each week,
publishes bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present summaries of those stories in this portfolio. There is a bullish story this week on
Maxim Integrated Products
, and a bearish piece on
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes names like
The Phoenix Companies
: 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
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