• Byron Wien - Blackstone
    Byron Wien’s Advice on Sectors to Accumulate and Avoid

    Byron Wien, Blackstone Advisory vice chairman, overseeing $210 billion of assets under management, was on Fox News a couple of days ago contributing his perspective on various stock market sectors and gold. Wien said at the beginning...

    • Posted February 27, 2013
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  • Stocks Have Hit Intermediate Term Top: Marc Faber

    Speaking to CNBC’s Melissa Lee yesterday, Marc Faber, publisher of the Gloom Boom and Doom Report said the market had recently formed an intermediate term top. Regarding an imminent crash, Faber said the market wasn’t as overbought...

    • Posted February 22, 2013
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  • Marty Zweig - Winning on Wall Street
    Martin Zweig Death Reported

    The death of Martin Zweig, author of Winning on Wall Street and a frequent panelist on Wall Street Week, was reported yesterday. Zweig’s realistic assessment of the prospects for stocks was a refreshing change from the usually...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • Alan Greenspan - Federal Reserve
    Alan Greenspan: Stock Prices are a Major Factor in Economic Activity

    Alan Greenspan was on CNBC with Maria Bartiromo yesterday commenting on the odds of the sequestration, or automatic government spending cuts, occurring in a couple of weeks (March 1st deadline), and what effect it would have on...

    • Posted February 16, 2013
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  • Jeremy Grantham - GMO
    Notes from Jeremy Grantham’s Latest Letter

    Long-time market tactician and observer Jeremy Grantham, of the money management firm Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo (GMO), released his typically long quarterly letter last week. Like his last letter Grantham expounds on the factors which will...

    • Posted February 15, 2013
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  • Bill Miller - Legg Mason
    Bill Miller: Bond Bubble as Big as Housing, Internet Bubbles

    Consuelo Mack of Wealthtrack had a very interesting, and quite lengthy conversation with Legg Mason’s infamous mutual fund manager, Bill Miller. His Legg Mason Opportunity Trust mutual fund has risen from the ashes of a horrible 2011...

    • Posted February 14, 2013
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  • Charles Payne - Fox Business News
    Charles Payne Suggests an Infrastructure Play

    Fox Business Network contributor Charles Payne provided an idea to capitalize on what he sees as an worldwide infrastructure spending wave. Payne sees this capital goods stock moving ahead of the fundamentals as its stock just broke...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • Mario Gabelli - GAMCO
    Mario Gabelli on Two Stocks That Will Double

    Mario Gabelli, Gamco Investors chairman, CEO & CIO, was on CNBC yesterday with Joe Kernen touting two stocks he believed would double in price. Kernen noted that everything would double given enough time. Gabelli replied looking back...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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  • Mike Santoli - Barrons
    Mike Santoli: Stock Spinoffs Had a Very Good 2012

    Barron magazine’s Mike Santoli has written about the superlative outperformance of spun-off stocks last year. The vagaries of this subsection of the stock market have been written about frequently over the years. Entire books have been devoted...

    • Posted February 11, 2013
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  • Robert Shiller - February 2013
    Robert Shiller Debunks Housing as an Investment

    Robert Shiller, Yale University professor and author, and the co-creator of the S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, was interviewed this week by Bloomberg’s Adam Johnson and Trish Reagan (video below). Admitting there currently appeared to be upward momentum...

    • Posted February 9, 2013
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