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Lamb Weston & Its Spin off from ConAgra Foods

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Recently, I had the privilege to come across two books written by Gotham Capital founder Joel Greenblatt titled "You Can Be A Stock Market Genius" and "The Little Book That Beats The Market". After reading both over the past two weeks I definitely enjoyed "You Can Be a Stock Market Genius" to be the best of the two. Mr. Greenblatt opened my eyes to a few areas I'm completely unfamiliar with including Spinoffs, LEAPS, and Restructuring's just to name a few. It's definitely worth the read and I recommend it to anyone in the investment field. For a while I have been simply focusing on searching for undervalued companies and occasional option trades. The book hands down will provide some valuable information on other areas to search for investment returns. I found the Spin-off section extremely intriguing and that is what brings us to this post.

Currently a major spin-off is about to take place between ConAgra Foods and its frozen potato business L…