Editor's note: Welcome to Stockpickr's "Barron's Roundup." Each weekend, James Altucher presents Stockpickr portfolios related to articles in the latest issue of Barron's.Long-Term Winners: This Barron's article highlights 10 stocks that could be great buys over five or more years. Names include Google ( GOOG), Wynn Resorts ( WYNN) and EMC ( EMC).
'Speaking of Dividends': This Barron's column highlights the latest dividend increases, initiations and cutbacks. This week there's information on Wal-Mart ( WMT) and Wells Fargo ( WFC).
Bullish and Bearish: Each week, Barron's publishes bullish and bearish stories on a variety of stocks. We present summaries of those stories in this portfolio. This week there are bullish stories on Bank of America ( BAC), Northrop Grumman ( NOC) and Bristol Myers Squibb ( BMY).
Top Insider Purchases of the Week: Insider purchases are a lot more predictive than insider selling. Barron's lists companies where managers are buying stock, and we build a portfolio with those companies' stocks. There has been interesting activity in Citigroup ( C), General Electric ( GE), Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold ( FCX) and Psychiatric Solutions ( PSYS).
Latest Activist Purchases: Which companies are the top hedge funds chasing? This week's list includes Target ( TGT), Leap Wireless International ( LEAP) and Joy Global ( JOYG).
Research Reports: The latest analyst research highlighted by Barron's, including reports this week on CME Group ( CME), TiVo ( TIVO) and First Solar ( FSLR).