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Wall Street's Worst Reporting
By Tim Beyers (TMF Mile High)
October 27, 2006

I've had my share of hysterical headlines here at One even erroneously implied that reinvesting dividends was a secret to the success of master investor Warren Buffett. That was a shameful mistake -- Buffett doesn't reinvest dividends -- which I've tried to make up for by being more thorough in my analyses since.

Of course, that's as it should be; due diligence is simply part of the business of covering stocks. Yet exactly none of that was on display yesterday in the early reporting of Akamai Technologies' (Nasdaq: AKAM) third-quarter 2006 earnings........
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