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The inference that Buffett should have done this or that because a stock price has moved around is an interesting viewpoint. The other major source of postings here is that because the business underlying a stock that Buffett has bought looks to be not doing so well--- that the man has made a mistake.

And as a poster named babyb posted on another board recently Bill Miller's comment sums it all up completely: Most investors do the opposite of Warren Buffett and that's why he has all the money.

"Gee, my stocks have gone up a lot recently and I feel like a genius---- and why is that old man so obviously messing up? He has lost it! He has completely missed it this time."

Investing in temporary business success, or in a stock whose price goes up in the near term, is the theme of most investors and likely the focus of 99% of for-page-view commentary or research.

It isn't Warren Buffett's investing style.
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