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*Blue Plate Specials* - April 1

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


Breaking Out to New Highs: AER, AGM, ATSG, AYI, BZ, CBE, CGV, CNQ, CRME, CVE, DCW, DFG, EPD, EPL, GPOR, HDB, IMMR, KWR, LIHR, LPL, MTL, NGLS, OCR, PMIC, QLTY, RDEA, SLH, WHX, WLL, XRTX
Breaking Out to new highs on lower volume: ASH, BBL, FLS, KMP, NS, OXY, PAA, RTP, TRP, TTM, YUM
New Lows: MIG, MIR
Breaking Out: AZZ, AVNR, ESV, FCX, FTK, GMET, GOLD, KFS, LFT, MCBC, MVIS, NEM, REDF, RIG, RYAAY, SNP, SUPX
Breaking Out on lower volume: LYG
Breaking down: CAGC, DWA, IN, NGSX, POT, RIMM, SCHL, TLEO, TSTC, UEPS, WOR
Low-priced Leaders: HUSA, PGH
Darlings of the Day: TCK
Hot HOT HOT!!!: !!OIL DRILLERS!!
Commodity & Sector Highs: Water (NYSEARCA:FIW), Steel (NYSEARCA:SLX), Copper (NYSEARCA:JJC); Insurance (NYSEARCA:KIE)
Commodity Breakouts: Silver (NYSEARCA:SLV), Heating Oil (NYSEARCA:UHN)
Currency Highs: Loonie (NYSEARCA:FXC)
Non-index ETF Highs: Growth & Income (DCA, LCM, JTA, BLU)
Country Highs: Japan (NYSE:JOF), Thailand (THD, TTF), Asia (NYSE:APF), Emerging mkts (VMO, DGS), Indonesia (NYSEMKT:IF), Africa (AFK, EZH), Canada (NYSEARCA:EWC), Eastern Europe (NYSE:RNE). Malaysia (NYSEARCA:EWM), Mexico (EWM), Int'l Small Cap (NYSEARCA:GWX)
M&A: 1. AZZ offers $7.50 per share NGA, 1 mo. go-shop clause, 1 mo. close; 2. Pvt eqty ups SKIL bid from $10.80 to $11.25 per share
Market Notes: Holiday rally hangs on as VIX heads back down; SPX & DJA close at new highs
Trading Note: Unemployment figures tomorrow could set tone for next week 
                                                        ***  Hoppy Holidays! ***

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