Course 308: Adding Mutual Funds to a Stock Portfolio
Funds Balance Your Investment Style
In this course
1 Introduction
2 Funds Provide Stability
3 Funds Guide You Down the Road Less Traveled
4 Funds Balance Your Investment Style
5 How to Add Funds

But there will be a time when your style falters, at least temporarily. Biotech underwent a fierce correction in early 2000, and investors who stashed their money in Buffett's wide-moat, easy-to-understand businesses found it tough to profit in 1999. Tech's loudest cheerleaders silenced their rah-rahs as Nasdaq spiraled in 2000. Those holding REITs and financials felt the pain in 2007. And in 2012, energy and basic materials stocks have lagged most other categories.

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