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Thursday's Daily Blog Watch

Measuring the Super Bowl effect, and getting into Intel.

Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

What happens on the stock market to

companies that advertise during the Super Bowl

, including a look at this year's stocks.

A Dash of Insight believes that an unwarranted dip

creates an opportunity



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24/7 Wall St. gives a

breakup value



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. I'm skeptical of how you apply a breakup value analysis here but it's interesting nonetheless.

It's the first day of the month and we're introducing a new feature:

system trades of the day

, including new potential takeover targets and a short-selling possibility if the Nasdaq 100 Trust Shares


ETF enters the sweet spot.

Alligator Investor likes sticky notes. That is, he believes


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is cheap


Finding Cents is skeptical that


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continue its blistering growth


GoDaddy is notorious for its Super Bowl ads. They got their third attempt at an ad approved for the big game. Here are

the two rejects


Equity Investment Ideas analyzes

TheStreet Recommends

Procter & Gamble's

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recent quarter


The Peridot Capitalist believes


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might be cheap here


The fascinating


between the

S&P 500

and the volume of shares in a little-known dot-com company.

Stockerblog looks at a batch of unusual

publicly traded trusts

, including an interesting one that dividends out music royalties.

DailyWealth explains why the increasing price of oil and the renewed focus on alternative energies

will naturally increase the price of pigs


Ticker Sense looks at what happened in other periods when the


had a

long pause between interest rate moves


I'm a big fan of mid-cap stocks because I believe the market often ignores them in favor of small-caps (for risk) or large-caps (for stability). Today

I look at the top 20 cheap mid-cap stocks


At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in any of the stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs several quantitative-based hedge funds as well as a fund of hedge funds. He is also the author of

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