5 Foreign Stocks You Can Snap Up at Bargain-Basement Prices

when a country's stock market gets crushed due to wider economic concerns, some promising often stocks get unfairly punished. Here are five foreign companies whose shares are trading now at attractive prices, along with explanations for why they're such bargains.

No More Oil Spills: The Fight Against Drilling in Italy

The effects of the BP disaster in the Gulf of Mexico have reached all the way to Italy, where many oil companies have obtained permits to drill for oil beneath the Adriatic Sea and in rural areas famous for their farms and vineyards. DailyFinance takes a look at the growing protests there, and the efforts of the "Erin Brokovich of Abruzzo" to keep the oil industry at bay.