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Tuesday's Daily Blog Watch

Scandals swirl at ITT, and how do stocks perform in election years?

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

Stockpickr's

System Trades of the Day

include trades on

Biogen Idec

(BIIB) - Get Report

and

Ciena

(CIEN) - Get Report

.

Jim Cramer

answers questions

on

Research In Motion

(RIMM)

,

Citigroup

(C) - Get Report

and more.

Hilary Kramer AGAIN has

a great pick I've never heard of before

. Where does she get these?

Howard Lindzon doesn't have any problems with his kidneys, but

just in case, he loves

DaVita

(DVA) - Get Report

.

I review

the latest crop of TV shows

in the

Financial Times

today.

Eric Savitz

gives some color

on

Yahoo!'s

(YHOO)

quarter.

Footnoted.org sheds some light on the

deepening scandals

within

ITT

(ITT) - Get Report

.

Did you know that "mesothelioma" is one of

the most expensive keywords

TheStreet Recommends

on

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

.

Sramana Mitra is one of the best bloggers out there. Here's her

great analysis

of the

Hewlett-Packard

(HPQ) - Get Report

turnaround story.

Next year is an election year. So, if you're curious,

here's how stocks turn out in election years

.

In case you missed it, here's

the Stockpickr Rocket Stocks of the Week

.

Stocks and Blogs thinks he's found

the best way to play oil

.

Forget about your desktop and laptop -- can the

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

iPhone be

your primary computer

?

Can

NutriSystem

(NTRI) - Get Report

make a comeback before year's end

?

If you use LinkedIn but not Facebook,

you might want to reconsider

.

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 president of Stockpickr LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of TheStreet.com and part of its network of Web properties, and a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs a fund of hedge funds. He is also a weekly columnist for

The Financial Times

and the author of

Trade Like a Hedge Fund

,

Trade Like Warren Buffett

and

SuperCa$h

. 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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