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Wednesday's Daily Blog Watch

The worst venture capital investments of all time, the latest price target for Google, and more.

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


System Trades of the Day

includes trades today on:


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Lam Reasearch

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and more.

Jim Cramer

answers questions on

NYSE Euronext




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TheStreet Recommends

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and more.

The top

potential short squeezes in the S&P 500


A Dash of Insight has

a very insightful post

about the latest troubles with



and why the stock might be a buy now.

In the

Financial Times


I write about the "dream trader's" latest picks

and also mention a crush he has, to which

Dealbreaker then responds

. The comments are funny.

Looks like GPS gadgets will be the

big retail item of the Christmas season

. Which stocks (





(GRMN) - Get Garmin Ltd. (Switzerland) Report

, etc.) will benefit?

What? Again? Why did

UBS up its price target to $900



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Bespoke has the

ETFs with the highest short interest


Crossing Wall St

makes some observations on Medtronic's

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Paul Kedrosky notes the

worst venture capital investments of all time


Why the Stockpickr strategy of piggybacking the best is

such a successful strategy

. This one is from World Beta.

Sramana Mitra

weighs in on InterDigital

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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

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Trade Like Warren Buffett



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