The Motley Fool's CAPS investing community is a great way for investors to work together to beat the market -- and maybe get famous while they're at it. Among its features, CAPS lets users blog about their picks, investing strategy, market view, the upcoming football season, or whatever.
As the CAPS blogosphere continues to grow, players are adding more great content on a daily basis. To make it easier to find some of the gems out there, I've dug through the past week's posts to find some of CAPS' best insights. Of course, with room for only seven posts here I can't possibly cover all of the great stuff in the CAPS blogosphere. When you're done here, I highly recommend heading over to CAPS and checking out what some of the other investors have to say.
Has Bill Miller really gone insane?
The bailout of Fannie Mae
Bought more Chesapeake and Compass Minerals
CAPS All-Star weiwentg isn't ready to give up on natural resources. Though the sector has been on shaky ground lately, this investor sees good prospects ahead for natural gas and sulphate of potash (a specialty fertilizer), and thus has been bullish on both Chesapeake
Investing wisdom from a 3-year-old
What does a toddler know about investing? Well, as Imperial1964 points out, his 3-year-old knows all she needs to know about the importance of dividends. Head over to Imperial1964's blog for a story about how a Boeing
If this doesn't flash "warning" ... nothing will!
How bad is it for U.S. banks? If you ask CAPS blogger alstry -- and, apparently, Warren Buffett -- it's pretty darn bleak. CAPS member alstry recently blogged about an AP article disclosing that Kansas Bankers Surety, a Berkshire Hathaway
HANS short interest
Who hates Hansen Natural
People actually read this?!?!
Why should you start your own CAPS blog? Because people will actually read it! Take it from CAPS All-Star fooluser17. She started her blog thinking that she'd be talking to herself, but she quickly had company. Why not take a peek at fooluser17's blog and see what's being discussed?
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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