The Daily Dose: Back to School

Market pros think they know it all. I see the Twitter feeds. I read the blogs. Even I, a.k.a. Mr. Humble, sometimes get sucked into the black vortex of breathing in amazingness that is self-hype.

Unlike many, however, as soon as I realize my head has grown too big for the office, I step back and seek religion -- investing religion, that is. Believing in your own stock picking invincibility is a surefire ticket to make horrific calls down the line. You lose your hunger, the desire to find the things in companies that helped to drive alpha for demanding clients. Sensing that was becoming the case on my end, I opted to re-learn a couple lessons on individual stocks and the markets....447 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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