Investors are often told to diversify and choose low-cost index funds or exchange traded funds (ETFs).
Still, the S&P 500 Index is weighted by market capitalization and a volatile October emphasized how much risk was concentrated at the top. So what’s an investor to do?
Mike Loewengart, E-Trade’s vice president for investment strategy, outlined ways to diversify while lowering your portfolio risk at a relatively low cost.
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