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*Blue Plate Specials* - October 12

Daily picks, pans, and market notes from StockMarketCookBook.com:

Breaking Out to New Highs:
ASMI, AZK, BX, CPSI, GWW, LLTC, PHG, PIR, PRGX, RINO, SNY
Breaking Out to New Highs on lower volume: AEG, ASML, CAM, CSL, DW, EQT, ESIO, EVEP, JNY, PLXS, TUP, VCP
Breaking Out: ADG, BDK, BQI, FST, HOTT, HVT, IVAN, PIR, RDNT
Breaking Out on lower volume: CNQ, CTR, FLS, INT, IO
Breaking Down: CYOU, NTES
Bond Notes: MUNIs BREAKING DOWN!!!
Sector Highs: Retail (NYSEARCA:XRT), Consumer Staples (NYSEARCA:XLP), Oil & Gas (XOP, IEO, XES, PXJ, OIH), Energy (NYSEARCA:XLE)
Country Highs: Emerg. Europe & Russia (GUR, RNE, RSX, CEE), Brazil (NYSEARCA:BRF), Mexico (NYSEARCA:EWW), Netherlands (NYSEARCA:EWN), Africa (NYSEARCA:AFK), Italy (NYSEARCA:EWI)
Currency Highs: Canada (NYSEARCA:FXC)
Heating Up: Retailers, Agriculture, Semiconductors
M&A: SNEN being taken private for $1.90/share
Market Notes: Late-day profit-taking; VIX holding support; Need SPX > 1070 and DTX >386 for rally to continue

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