Posts Tagged: Diversification

Martha Gribble

Remember the first time you saw Google Earth zoom in from above Earth to a specific location?  The fascination with a satellite view from space appearing to zoom in to pinpoint an exact location?  I love the idea that you can zoom in to any place on earth.  Pretty incredible. It’s kind of the reverse when you are thinking about your investment portfolio.  Most of us focus on what is going...

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Many investors are concerned and perhaps a bit anxious because their portfolio returns weren’t as high as the return of “the market” last year.  Don’t panic, otherwise trouble stands ready to pounce. Remember that what we hear from the media most often is the performance of the Dow Jones 30 Industrials and the S&P 500, both narrow slices of the global market.  Still, the familiarity of both indices makes it easy...

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