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Part 4: Portfolio Diversification and Asset Allocation

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    Congratulations! We have covered the most important investment alternatives for the vast majority of investors. It is time now to go back to the very beginning of the semester and tie everything together. We will reexamine the eternal struggle of risk versus return. We will see how a well-diversified portfolio can help us reduce risk while still offering us an attractive return. It turns out we can eat reasonably well and sleep reasonably well! We will also take a look at the techniques of asset allocation, portfolio rebalancing, and dollar-cost averaging and reexamine the role of mutual funds in diversification. We end with yet another example of what Mr. Benjamin Graham told us many years ago, “The investor’s chief problem, and even his worst enemy, is likely to be himself.”

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