What’s the Story, Morning Glory?

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This is a good example as to why it’s a good idea to avoid “story stocks”. With the ebola scare, the handful of stocks that have anything to do with it went skyrocketing. One of them, Alpha Pro Tech, went up triple digits (in percentage terms) within days. All those gains were undone in a short amount of time as well. Take a look at LAKE for the same kind of 180 degree flip.