The Motley Fool's CAPS investing service is another great way for investors to work together to beat the market. Among other features, CAPS lets users blog about their picks, investing strategy, market view, favorite rugby team, or whatever floats their boat.
As CAPS blogging catches on, players add more great content on a daily basis. I've dug through the past week's posts to find some of CAPS' best insights. With room for only seven posts here, I can't possibly cover all of the great stuff in the CAPS blogosphere, so when you're done reading these, I highly recommend that you head over to CAPS and check out some more.
401(k) retirement plans for small business
Thought the CAPS community was just about stock picking? Think again. With his most recent blog post, CAPS blogger TDRH started an exchange about the various 401(k) providers out there, and the pros and cons of various 401(k) options.
Transocean: the deeper they drill the higher the stock will go
Though some investors bullish on oil may head toward the likes of Exxon
Confessions of a 500 credit score
With all of the talk from Citigroup
Extended pitch: Garmin
Somebody may need to buy a navigational device for Garmin
Fool Intel -- April responses
Wondering where the market is headed? Check out what the CAPS community has to say. The Fool Intel report polls some of the top players on CAPS to gauge how they think the market will move.
A great long opportunity
Though CAPS All-Star DemonDoug is pretty bearish on the economy, he sees a good opportunity at recent Altria
Let homebuilders run on tax cut legislation -- short retailers
CAPS blogger dexion10 thinks that it may be time to ease up on that Lennar short, now that the government may be stepping in to lend those poor, unfortunate homebuilders a hand. Where should shorts head instead? Dexion suggests looking for some of the most at-risk retailers, such as Finish Line.
And that's our roundup for this week. Be sure to check back next week for more great blogging action. In the meantime, why not head over to CAPS and add your two cents to the community pool?
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Fool contributor Matt Koppenheffer shares some thoughts of his own on his CAPS blog. He owns shares of Altria and Philip Morris International, but does not own shares of any of the companies mentioned. The Fool's disclosure policy used to give all glory to the Hypnotoad, but today it has found a supreme confidence in itself, thanks to Dr. Phil.