Thursday's Daily Blog Watch

Marvel is marvelous, and 10 gems about the XM/Sirius deal.
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Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.

Crossing Wall Street's

top 20 stocks for 2007

.

Alligator Investor gives the

deep-value analysis

on

Applied Materials

(AMAT) - Get Report

.

Stockpickr's

System Trades of the Day

includes trades on

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

,

Starbucks

(SBUX) - Get Report

and others.

Berkshire Ruminations likes the

largest company I've never heard of

:

Graco

(GGG) - Get Report

.

Online video pioneer Mark Cuban points out the critical difference between

TV and online video

, and it usually involves chocolate.

Is it possible to

trade the studios

based on how well they do at the Oscars?

Blogging Stocks

wants to know

whether

Crocs

(CROX) - Get Report

is the next LA Gear.

Compete gives the latest analysis of how all of

Google's

(GOOG) - Get Report

online properties are doing:

Video, Froogle, Finance, Maps, etc

.

Ten things you didn't know about

the merger

between

XM

(XMSR)

and

Sirius

(SIRI) - Get Report

.

Financial Skeptic is skeptical, of course, of

Pre-Paid Legal's

(PPD)

latest earnings release

and tells why.

Freakonomics gives some career advice to

Barry Bonds

.

Yaser Anwar gives his

bullet-point analysis

of

Hewlett-Packard

(HPQ) - Get Report

.

I really want to see the movie

Ghost Rider

, and I think today is the day. One Guy's Investments takes it all

one step further

and explains why

Marvel

(MVL)

is a buy more than ever.

Two firms are out with positive comments on

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

and Notable Calls

gives us the color

.

Is

Amgen

(AMGN) - Get Report

now

a buying opportunity

?

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

Trade Like a Hedge Fund

and

Trade Like Warren Buffett

. Under no circumstances does the information in this column represent a recommendation to buy or sell stocks. Altucher appreciates your feedback;

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