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I have spent a lot of time this week thinking about some of the greatest investors of the past few decades. I have tried to steal ideas, concepts and philosophies from the investors and traders who have compiled the best track records and learn what made them great.

I do not just take from the value types: I am an equal-opportunity, free-range philosophy  thief when it comes to the markets. I lifted concepts such as "test everything" and "employ skeptical optimism" from individuals who had success in the futures trading arena. The idea of focusing on neglected firms came from a legendary growth investor....746 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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