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Editor's note: Welcome to "

Barron's

Roundup." Each weekend, Stockpickr presents portfolios related to articles in the latest issue of

Barron's.

Best ETF Bets For 2010

: This

Barron's

article highlights the best ETF ideas for the year ahead from three top financial advisors. Among the ETFs mentioned are

iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund

(EEM)

,

iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index

(IBB)

and

Elements/Rogers International Commodity Agriculture ETN

(RJA)

.

Reasonably Priced Growth Stocks

:

Barron's

talks with Eddie Brown, founder and president of Brown Capital Management, the second-oldest African-American money management firm. Brown believes there are still some attractive opportunities to invest in growth stocks at a reasonable price. Among the stocks in his portfolio are

Google

(GOOG)

,

Abaxis

(ABAX)

and

Celgene

(CELG)

.

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

BlackRock

(BLK)

,

Hughes Communications

(HUGH)

and

Time Warner Cable

(TWC)

.

'Speaking of Dividends'

: This

Barron's

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

Intel

(INTC)

,

Cisco Systems

(CSCO)

and

Bank of America

(BAC)

.

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' stocks. There has been interesting activity in

Loral Space & Communications

(LORL)

,

China Cord Blood

(CO)

,

Helix Energy Solutions Group

(HLX)

and

Chelsea Therapeutics International

(CHTP)

.

Research Reports

: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by

Barron's

, including reports this week on

Helen of Troy

(HELE)

,

Cooper Industries

(CBE)

and

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide

(HOT)

.

Latest Activist Purchases

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

iPass

(IPAS)

,

Silicon Storage Technology

(SSTI)

and

Array BioPharma

(ARRY)

.

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