So this article from FT.com writer James Altucher (also a contributor at TheStreet.com) somehow makes an argument that there are a handful of stocks you should be looking at because everyone hates Britney Spears right now. I'm still not quite sure what that argument is, and I'm not sure of the logic behind it, but I figure it's gotta be there somewhere. But if nothing else this article is a surefire way to make you feel that you've gulped down a good handful of magic mushrooms. [more]
Looks like Pepsi's (NYSE: PEP) Doritos have reached a new demographic -- big market opportunity for Pepsi?
That's right you crazy bloggin Fools -- it's time once again for the seven top blogs from CAPS.
Not that I expect anyone to be looking at my portfolio until that score gets back on the right side of 80, but I went through and knocked out some stuff and added a few things. Knocked out were some stocks I put in there primarily because of a screen I was using for a while (I've tested a lot of new stuff here). [more]
So I'll actually be brief with my reaction since the main reason I'm posting this is to get the thoughts from the smart Fools reading my blog.
Anyway, we're looking at a 50 bps rate cut and a huge jump in all the indices. Is a 50 bps cut really good news? Or does this signal that the Fed thinks things really have gotten worrisome? I tend to think the latter.
So what say ye Fools?
Like that title? Now that I've got your attention...
Don't make a big mistake and miss the great content that your fellow CAPS bloggers are putting out! I've rounded up some of the top posts over the past week here, but poke around -- man there's some great stuff on the CAPS blogs!
This is acutally just copied from my personal blog: http://theaveragejoeinvestor.blogspot.com/ [more]