Monday, May 12, 2008

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In his Trader Talk blog, Bob Pisani had one April entry entitled Hot Fertilizer. Name one of the stocks he discussed.

On Monday, April 28, James Altucher of Formula Capital recommended which food-inflation trade to CNBC viewers?


1. Squawk on the Street

In his Trader Talk blog, Bob Pisani had one April entry entitled Hot Fertilizer. Name one of the stocks he discussed.

Answer: CF Industries

2. The Call

On Monday, April 28, James Altucher of Formula Capital recommended which food-inflation trade to CNBC viewers?

Answer: Sadia

3. Power Lunch

On April 25, Tech Check’s Jim Goldman blogged on Microsoft’s Yahoo bid. How did he describe Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer’s rule?

Answer: Iron-fisted

4. Street Signs

Mark Travis said he likes “redneck stocks.” On April 24, The CIO of Intrepid Capital Funds recommended

Answer: Comcast

5. Closing Bell


Question: Jim Cramer has a cameo in Iron Man, judging the mythical Stark Industries. What is Stark’s make-believe ticker symbol?

Answer: SIA