50 stocks to buy in October

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Oct 2, 2013 2:22PM
Oct 3, 2013 5:57PM
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If you want to make money in the stock market save your money and wait for it to crash then buy.
Oct 3, 2013 6:57PM
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SMITH AND WESSON<<<<<<COLT<<<<<<<RUGER<<<<<<PMC<<<<<REMINGTON                   LIKE THAT
Oct 3, 2013 7:06PM
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I'm glad I have a good percentage invested in gold and silver...and I have my pantry stocked and a good-sized garden in the back yard. It's no longer a question of 'If" - it's a matter of "when": this is all going to nose-dive in the near future. Thanks, Ben, for putting the printing presses on Warp Factor 9! <sarcasm>

Oct 2, 2013 7:44PM
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Will this Stock Scouter thing go away when Jon Markman's column stops?

I don't believe their 954% figure. I think that is back tested hindsight. I suspect it's more like "If someone had bought the best ten stocks meeting our criteria and continued to buy the ten most successful stocks meeting our criteria going back to........blah blah blah."

I also noticed there are no one year, YTD, one month returns this month. Those seemed much more believable, basically matching the S&P 500 or trailing it by a little.

If anyone had made close to 1000% over the last ten years, they would not be writing about it. It would be their secret method, and it's all they would do.
Oct 5, 2013 8:30AM
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Use your own due diligence when investing, and stay diversified. 
Oct 5, 2013 9:31AM
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Yeah right.  When the ultra rich want to get rid of their stocks.....  it's time for you to tell the average Joe to buy them just before they tumble.   What a joke!.

Oct 3, 2013 6:16AM
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Do not fear as the big crash is inevitable. It is looming around the corner just waiting to lunge.
Oct 5, 2013 12:05PM
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 the president has bent over backwards  , when and where  &  with who ,   Iran, and anybody  but the American people    his ,healthcare ,  and congress don't want  his healthcare,  and gets money given to them by the  American people   by  being exempt from what the American people will be under and a dictator  who  can choose  his people  and  company's to be  exempt , what country is this  ,this is no longer the united states  ,it is now the united with Osama and  to change  the united states  into a poor and weak united states , I have always been proud of America  and today I am so ashamed of this ,    president  who has lied and lied and lied  and divided this great nation    
Oct 5, 2013 3:25PM
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Buy good stocks with good history and pays good dividends keep them for ever.
Oct 2, 2013 11:42AM
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maybe if you invest some of your earnings instead of smoking crack you wouldn't feel so bad...
Oct 5, 2013 1:37PM
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Always look at the price history of a stock in short and long term charts. Be patient, Buy low, never chase a stock if it has exploding upward ...... All this reduces your risk considerably. I think the market is long overdue for a big correction. I'm mostly in cash right now ...like near 100% cash ....
Oct 4, 2013 6:24PM
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Maybe Obama invested his money on healthcare since pot is legal in state of Washington.

Oct 3, 2013 4:10PM
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Just chuck

Yeah, like THAT"S going to happen with that IDIOT benny in charge of counterfeiting money. The way he's printing money, you'd think it was going to go out of style next year.

Oct 5, 2013 8:40AM
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If I had enough money to buy enough of each of these companies, I would not need to invest in anything.  Even at .0000000000000000000000001% interest in a bank, there would be more than enough for my immediate family, as well as my brothers, sisters, cousins, nieces, nephews, and their families to live on! 

 

 

Oct 5, 2013 8:06AM
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Last time I took this advise the stock went DOWN and is still down ,Oddesy Marine..
Bummer of a tip.

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whenever I want to sell something like stocks, real estate that I know will soon fail, I do it in America. stay thirsty my friends
Oct 8, 2013 8:56PM
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Oh' bummer- is going to make everybody equal...his mother told him to...put your money in tangible instruments...they will devaluate the Dollar 10/1...$100,000.00 will become &10,000.00. 
Oct 20, 2013 8:02PM
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Whatever you choose to do, just don't take anything Cramer has to say for any value at all. As for myself, I recommend DEO, TSCO, WEN, and DAL.  Bet those four wll beat anyting Cramer has to recommend.
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