Thursday's Daily Blog Watch

Cracking the book on Apollo, and a VC aptitude test.
Author:
Publish date:

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

After a nice up year, here are the top stocks

most likely to disappoint

in the coming months, based on inflated earnings expectations.

Big Ben gives the best vehicle if you want to bank on

China stocks

.

Main Street Stocks believes

GM

(GM) - Get Report

might finally be a

value play

.

Stockopoly structured a fascinating portfolio which gets a

dividend every week

of the year.

Great profile of Second Life "millionaire"

Anshe Chung

.

Special Situations believes

Apollo

(APOL)

might be a

turnaround play

.

Is

Amazon

(AMZN) - Get Report

priced for perfection

?

VC superstar Guy Kawasaki offers up the

venture capital aptitude test

.

Wow, finally

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

beat

Google

(GOOG) - Get Report

at something.

The S&P compiled a list of the

top 10 blue chips

with the highest research and development budgets, the idea being that R&D leads to future earnings and growth.

Ticker Sense shows us the

most overbought and oversold

of the

Dow

.

Merck

(MRK) - Get Report

gets its way to the highly coveted

most overvalued list

of 24/7 Wall St.

WatchMojo has the

top 10 tech stocks

of all time.

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 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;

click here

to send him an email.

Interested in more writings from James Altucher? Check out his newsletter, TheStreet.com Internet Review. For more information,

click here

.

TheStreet.com has a revenue-sharing relationship with Trader's Library under which it receives a portion of the revenue from purchases by customers directed there from TheStreet.com.