This column was originally published on RealMoney on Nov. 14 at 8:42 a.m. EST. It's being republished as a bonus for TheStreet.com readers.The anomaly is in our face every day: How could companies get so little respect in the public markets and yet be so lusted after in the private markets? Georgia-Pacific ( GP) has been disrespected for several decades on Wall Street. Whether it be asbestos, or questionable acquisitions that ultimately worked out, or spinoffs that made others fortunes but not G-P ( Georgia Gulf ( GGC)!), G-P just never got a multiple. I mean, this thing has been selling at 12 times earnings since it was invented. Until Sunday, when a smart company with the natural resources to cut the big energy bill
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