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A putrid set of earnings for Caterpillar Inc. represents another big win for short-selling hedge fund manager Jim Chanos, a man enjoying a mythical run of successful market calls. It’s been more or less proven in the last 18 months that it’s a very, very bad strategy to bet against Mr. Chanos’ short ideas, so it seems like a good idea to find out what other investments he’s made for his funds.

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