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CI Weekly Features: January 14, 2012

This Week’s CI email features:
Computer Investing Products
A portfolio manager, budgeting software, a stock analysis program, and a website for ETF research. Plus, Quicktakes on new and enhanced sites and services you might want to check out.

MarketDelta Heat Map for iPad
Chicago-based MarketDelta’s Heat Map app offers a quick and easy way to scan for symbols that are outperforming or underperforming their peers. The app’s heat maps let you visualize the stocks or ETFs of a given category in order of percentage returns, with different colors and shadings representing the quality and degree of performance. The app costs $4.99 and is available from the Apple App Store.

Using the Magic Formula for Investing
Learning to successfully invest in the stock market is simple, according to Joel Greenblatt’s “The Little Book That Beats the Market” (Wiley, 2005). Greenblatt is the founder and a managing partner of Gotham Capital, a private investment partnership. He is an adjunct professor at the Columbia University Graduate School of Business, and holds a B.S. and an MBA from the Wharton School.

Gadget Corner – Scosche IDR656md Premium Increased Dynamic Range Earphones With TapLINE III Control Technology

Noise-isolating earphones with inline three-button remote and mic for iPod, iPhone and iPad

Sitelight – MarketRiders.com
MarketRiders.com is a unique online portfolio management program that offers certain features typically found at full-service wealth management firms.

This Week’s Question

Have you ever used your smartphone to make a purchase using apps such as Google Wallet?

A) Yes
B) No

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