This Week's 'Barron's' Roundup - TheStreet

Editor's note: Welcome to 'Barron's' Roundup. Each weekend, Stockpickr presents portfolios related to articles in the latest issue of 'Barron's.'

Top Picks From Six Stars

:

Barron's

highlights stock picks from six established mutual fund managers who've proven themselves over time. Among the names mentioned are

Wells Fargo

(WFC) - Get Report

,

Spirit AeroSystems

(SPR) - Get Report

,

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

and

Petrobras

(PZE)

.

Bullish and Bearish

: Each week,

Barron's

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

Charles Schwab

(SCHW) - Get Report

, Apple and

RSC Holdings

(RRR) - Get Report

.

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'Speaking of Dividends'

: This

Barron's

column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week there's information on

Weyerhaeuser

(WY) - Get Report

and

Paccar

(PCAR) - Get Report

.

Top Insider Purchases of the Week

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

Barron's

lists companies where managers are buying stock, and we build a portfolio with those companies' shares. There has been interesting activity in

Oragenics

( ORNI),

Voxware

(VOXW)

,

H&R Block

(HRB) - Get Report

and

Kronos Worldwide

(KRO) - Get Report

.

Latest Activist Purchases

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

Journal Communications

(JRN)

,

Conseco

(CNO) - Get Report

and

International Royalty

( ROY).

Research Reports

: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by

Barron's

, including reports this week on

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

,

McDonald's

(MCD) - Get Report

and

Art Technology Group

( ARTG).

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