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.
: 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
, plus a bearish piece on
Research In Motion
: The latest analyst research highlighted by
, including reports this week on
American Eagle Outfitters
: 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' shares. There has been interesting activity in
Ambac Financial Group
( ABK) and
: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes names like
Harman International Industries
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