Editor's note: Every morning, James Altucher presents the most timely, topical posts from the Web's best business blogs.
from yesterday include responses on whether to start a hedge fund, shorting, and
Dan Fitzpatrick is the best chartist out there. I like the way he weaves fundamentals in and is not religious about the technical analysis stuff. So I'm really grateful he does his
on Stockpickr. This week is
24/7 Wall St. has the
Big Ben's Investing Blog encourages us to
Just in case you feel sorry for Paris Hilton (and I actually do), Crossing Wall Street has
just the thing to make you feel better
have been doing phenomenally well so far this year, and I'll provide a summary sometime in the next week or so. Basically, we take all the systems on Stockpickr and find out which ones are generating trades that morning. This morning's trades include
Dealbreaker summarizes the list of
: How much does it cost to buy a
Big Mac in every currency on the planet.
What I've been waiting for,
Ticker Sense has the
from almost every country.
(Hat tip to Freakonomics.)
Marc Andreesen, founder of Netscape (since bought by AOL, since bought by
), gives his
guide to personal productivity
. I agree with most of the ideas on his list.
Stock Market Beat updates its
Magazine Cover Indicator
. That is, if a stock is on a magazine cover, it's doomed to go down. The latest addition to the list is
, one of the best-performing stocks of the past year.
Unusual stocks of the day:
, suggesting a possible breakout, and stocks with
, suggesting that you and I are getting screwed by someone who knows something.
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.
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Trade Like a Hedge Fund
Trade Like Warren Buffett
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