The top-earning hedge fund managers of 2006, plus all of their top holdings. (Why not cherry-pick for free?)

Blogger (and

Street Insight

contributor) Scott Rothbort gives his thoughts

on the housing industry.

Compete.com notes that

Snap.com quietly is becoming a popular search engine.

The Top 10 Yielding Conglomerates

.

Disagreeing with Peter Lynch, Crossing Wall Street says that it's sometimes better

to buy what you hate.

Freakonomics points out how

scary the flu really is

.

The 15 Stocks with the highest projected dividends

.

Sergey Brin, founder of

Google

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,

talks about anti-Semitism.

The StockMasters

notes that the age of the droid is here and analyzes

IRobot

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.

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What are your favorite investment books

?

This will change my life:

The ultimate Web 2.0 TV guide.

Main Street Stocks contends that

Las Vegas Sands

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is trading at a discount.

Cheap Stocks says

Cresud

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is trading below book value

.

Investor Trip thinks

Barclays

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is the top

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foreign bank in which to invest

.

Yaser Anwar's blog discusses

what's going on

at

Wal-Mart

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.

The Digerati Life lists

the top 20 dumbest online business ideas

that made millions.

WS Lounge writes that homebuilder

WCI Communities

( WCI)

is a value play here despite the problems with homebuilders right now

.

Stockerblog lists the top

books about Warren Buffett's trading techniques

. (Disclosure: I wrote one of the books.)

Google, with

this acquisition of video-game advertising company Adscape

, enters the same space that

Microsoft

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did when it bought Massive last year.

VC and former

Apple

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evangelist Guy Kawasaki ranks the

top 20 countries

by happiness.

Tomorrow I'll publish the

Barron's

Roundup. Please check it out to get a complete summary of all the portfolios and ideas mentioned in this week's

Barron's

.

At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund held no positions in the stocks mentioned, although positions may change at any time.

James Altucher is a managing partner at Formula Capital, an alternative asset management firm that runs several quantitative-based hedge funds as well as a fund of hedge funds. He is also the author of

Trade Like a Hedge Fund

and

Trade Like Warren Buffett

. 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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