Stock picks and pans: T, PSA, INSU, FLWS, WMI, EK, JCP, FO


As the market returned to some normalcy following the big rallies and sharp sell-off of the past few sessions, investors continue to eye the stimulus bill now that agreements have been reached, and digest the financial bailout plan from the Treasury.

Still, despite the constant grim economic reports, there are signs the credit markets are thawing as more deals and bond issuing are seen lately. Even the IPO market broke its long dry spell Wednesday with Mead Johnson (NYSE: MJN) debut. It's not surprising then to find more stock picks at BloggingStocks and around the web:

AT&T's (NYSE: T) shares, believe it or not, have been essentially unchanged since October 2008 -- basically unmoved by the financial and stock markets turmoil, says Joseph Lazzaro. With its strong brand, wireless division growth and adequate balance sheet, it could continue to ride out the crisis. AT&T is certainly a low-risk stock, and that's saying quite a bit these days.