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Thursday's Daily Blog Watch

Unwrapping some toy stocks ahead of the Christmas season, and pricey milk hurts Starbucks.

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

Jim Cramer answers questions



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and more.

Bespoke has a nice summary of

all bull and bear markets since 1945



System Trades of the Day



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TheStreet Recommends

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and others.

Let me get this straight. People in China are drinking more milk, so


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What the heck is going on



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With Christmas coming up in a few months, Stockerblog

identifies the best toy stocks

to start looking at right now.

Hilary Kramer once again finds the

company of the day that I've never heard of


Howard Lindzon has some

creative prospects

for who should buy Facebook.

College Analysts wants to set the record straight. Here's

why he's bullish





Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

Please keep me informed, Paid Content, of what's going on with

the whole Apple-NBC fiasco

. If I can't download

Bionic Woman

by Sept. 26, I'm going to be VERY upset.

I hate denim. HATE it. It's like wearing cardboard. But I'll check out what

Notable Calls has to say



(GES) - Get Guess? Inc. Report

jeans anyway.

Ben Graham likes stocks with a low price/book ratio. But what should we do with all the

great stocks that have high price/book


70% of planes leaving New York City are delayed an hour or more. SO people are less inclined to fly, SO people will video conference. SO, I was intrigued by super-analyst Sramana Mitra's

analysis of video conferencing company




Who is hitting

the 52-week low list and why? Stocks include



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