Weekend Blog Watch

Picking apart Nymex, and buying at Pep Boys.
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Every day there's a new takeover announced worth billions. Here's a list of stocks with healthy growth, little debt and extremely low cash flow multiples that I believe make for good takeover targets.

Lloyd's Investment Blog analyzes the

top-growing Internet sites

.

Equity Investment Ideas interviews

macro investor Steven Drobney

.

Beyond VC wonders

if the bar is now lower for tech IPOs

and analyzes the recent filing by Salary.com.

The book

Margin of Safety

was last going for $650 on eBay. Its author, Seth Klarman, just

did a major turnover on his deep-value portfolio

in his hedge fund.

Street Insider finds interesting insider buying

at Pep Boys (PBY) - Get Report

.

With

Nymex

, out of the gate with a huge IPO, and other exchanges considering mergers, it's interesting to look at the

"Exchange Index"

of all publicly traded exchanges.

Speaking of which, 24/7 Wall St gives an

anatomy of a mispriced IPO, NMX

.

Crossing Wall Street takes an interesting look

at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) - Get Report

.

Ticker Sense

has a graphical conclusion on the results of this past earnings season

.

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

is buying every startup in sight

.

Flyonthewall.com surveys

the latest rumors.

Next thing you know, VCs will be

funding companies like this

. That said, that link is probably more useful than most.

At the time of publication, Altucher and/or his fund had no positions in 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

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