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This Week's 'Barron's' Roundup

<I>Barron's</I> talks with John Hathaway of the Tocqueville Gold Fund about why gold prices will continue to rise.

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

Gold Bull

:

Barron's

talks with John Hathaway, manager of the $1.4 billion, Manhattan-based

Tocqueville Gold Fund

(TGLDX). Hathaway believes that gold will continue to shine, as investors seek shelter from deflationary and inflationary pressures. Among the stocks in his portfolio are

Newmont Mining

(NEM) - Get Report

,

Rangold Resources

(GOLD) - Get Report

and

Royal Gold

(RGLD) - Get Report

.

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

Texas Instruments

(TXN) - Get Report

and

Ancestry.com

(ACOM)

, plus a bearish piece on

Cabela's

(CAB)

.

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

Steel Dynamics

(STLD) - Get Report

TheStreet Recommends

,

American Superconductor

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,

Apache

(APA) - Get Report

and

Legg Mason

(LM) - Get Report

.

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Research Reports

: The latest analyst research reports highlighted by

Barron's

, including reports this week on

BP

(BP) - Get Report

,

RF Micro Devices

(RFMD)

and

99 Cents Only Stores

(NDN)

.

Latest Activist Purchases

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

Orient-Express Hotels

(OEH)

,

OSI Pharmaceuticals

(OSIP)

and

Immucor

(BLUD)

.

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