MARKET PULSE: I'd like to buy a vowel

See the end of the article for an explanation of the ratings used here. And a thousand thanks to the folks at for providing the oh-so-important league ownership data for this article.

It may seem as if there's nothing but fools' gold on the market right now, but at least there are saves to be had. Time is running short to improve your place in the standings, so if you need to take some chances, do so now. But take chances on skills and opportunity, not lucky production. Happy shopping.

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