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With all due respect to Mr. Ben, he did not have instant access to all information. It was much easier then (with hard work) to discover undervalued companies. As an example, they sometimes had to wait months for typewritten annual reports. (And who could trust them?)

As an aside, the Internet has helped to raise the curve rather than waiting to regress-to-the-mean. It really is different this time.
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