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Stocks with unusual volume in their options could have a major event on their horizons.
that fit the bill.
There is some excellent analysis at JoeCit's blog on
. I disagree with the conclusions but the analysis is fascinating.
includes a new trade on
Alphaville brings us Abby Joseph Cohen's
Whatever happened to
rogue trader Nick Leeson
, and what's he trading right now?
The Big Picture by Barry Ritholtz offers his
The results are in: Here are the
latest search stats
It's rare to see a portfolio that has
, but that's what David Merkel accomplished recently, despite the market anguish.
Wow, here's a subprime lender that's actually
in the MSN stock-picking contest.
Eric Savitz believes Google is more focused on
EMarketer with the latest stats on
. U.S. growth has slowed.
Check out Stockpickr's latest analysis of stocks at
. Interesting new names on the list include RealNetworks,
( CVTX) and others.
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