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

Dan Fitzpatrick, chartist extraordinaire,

gives us the lowdown


Mohawk Industries

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. Incidentally, if you have any charts in particular you want to ask Dan about,

ask them here



this time next year

, will


( NTBK) even exist?

Check out Stockpickr's

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did a

double-helix twist

on investors yesterday.

With all the mergers going on, it stands to reason that merger arbitrage is picking up. Here are the

top 10 merger arbitrage plays


Information Arbitrage ponders the age-old question faced by cash-rich companies with no capex needs:

to dividend or buy back shares

? What should they do?

Big Ben has the blog post I wish I had written:

What stocks will benefit from the iPhone debut

? Go

Research in Motion

( RIMM)!

Mark Cuban

really hates Donald Trump

, and I bet after that blog post, the feeling is mutual. Honestly, I really hope that when I have a billion (after massive hyperinflation of course) that I don't hate anybody. What's the point?

Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, suggesting a possible breakout. And stocks with

unusual option activity


With one little statistic about the Shanghai market,

Crossing Wall Street makes me feel fear

. Damn you, Crossing Wall Street!

Jim Cramer

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answered some great questions

, including questions on







Orbital Sciences


; which analysts to pay attention to; and others.

GigaOm wonders whether


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lost its mind when buying


( AQNT).

Uber-analyst Hilary Kramer probably didn't read my article on this topic, but she also believes


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could be

Murdoch's plan B

. Disclosure: Today, my weekly column appears in PSO-owned

The Financial Times


I'll give you

four very good reasons



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will buy back more shares. Well, actually, Eric Savitz at


will give you those reasons.

Ok, Big Ben above wrote a post I wanted to write, but so did StocksandBlogs.com with this excellent post on the

top 10 China stocks

. Great post.

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