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Wednesday's Daily Blog Watch

Looking for short squeezes in tech, and Microsoft faces the Facebook facts.

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.

Stockpickr's System Trades of the Day called it during the recent meltdown

and has new trades today


One of the only short recommendations I ever wrote was on

WPT Enterprises


. I turned out to be correct, but perhaps now

WPTE is approaching value territory



Top 10 Short Squeezes

in tech right now, including


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What have historically been the

best Dow stocks of October


Blogging Stocks notes that


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facing the facts on Facebook


Have you seen all those ads for Gorilla Trades? Well,

what's up with those


Keep track of the October conference calls,

Trading Nymph style


TheStreet Recommends

Price Al-Waleed



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Chuck Prince. You can also check out the prince's portfolio



Fund My Mutual Fund

is amazed



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Hilary Kramer, master of the unknown stock,

turns her focus to a little-known stock



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Information Arbitrage's Roger Ehrenberg aims his analytical acumen

at what happened

with Microsoft and Vista.

Stocks and Blogs believes

Home Depot

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might actually be a save haven

for value investors.

Unusual stocks of the day:

stocks that rose on unusual volume yesterday

, and stocks with

unusual option activity

. These are all potential breakout plays.

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 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



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