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Cathie Wood on investors betting against her: Shorting innovation in America is 'ridiculous'

Catherine Wood, chief executive officer of ARK Investment Management LLC, speaks during the Milken Institute Global Conference in Beverly Hills, California, on Monday, Oct. 18, 2021.
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Innovation money manager Cathie Wood on Thursday pushed back on those who doubt her innovation-focused investment strategy, telling CNBC she believes it's misguided and too focused on the short term.

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