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Inside the Mind of T. Rowe Price

Thomas Rowe Price Junior, born in Baltimore County at the end of the nineteenth century, set out to be an industrial chemist, but fell in love with investing--choosing stocks by analyzing how a company will add value to the economy.

His biographer, Cornelius Bond, says by the time he set up T. Rowe Price & Associates a few years after the Great Depression, Price on a different path than other investment managers.

Sheilah Kast is the host of On The Record, Monday-Friday, 9:30-10:00 am.
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