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*Blue Plate Specials* - Feb. 18

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



Breaking Out to New Highs: ALXN, APC, ATLS, CBL, CELG, CTXS, ENT, GPX, FRT, HIHO, HSIC, HYC, MKTX, MRH, MVO, OB, ODSY, OFIX, PCLN, PWE, RTN, SFY, TCX, TTC VHC, VNV, XXIA
Breaking Out to new highs on lower volume: AEF, CREE, CSGS, FCZ, GD, GNW, GWW, JLL, NOC, O
New Lows: XNPT
Breaking Out: ABB, DTCV, TBUS, URZ, ZIOP
Breaking Out on lower volume: CHUX, TIN
Breaking down: VDSI
Low-priced Leaders: MHR, PCYC
Speculative Leaders: KTCC, SIRI, TCX
Darlings of the Day: CGX, SANM
M&A: Canadian Fairfax Financial to pay $38 per share ZNT, Q2 close
On the move: Aero & Defense; Online educators
Commodity Highs: Cotton (NYSEARCA:BAL)
Market Notes: Market internals on the bullish side but DTX having trouble hanging onto 400--needs to stay above this level for rally continuation

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