Managing Risk in Your PortfolioAugust 5, 2019
An asset allocation that aligns to your time horizon and matches your risk tolerance can be the best defense to market fluctuations.
- Historically, adding bonds to an all-stock portfolio decreased volatility while still providing growth opportunities over the long term.
- Investments featuring a blend of stocks and bonds have offered an average annual competitive rate of return.
- Making sure your portfolio is well diversified allows you exposure to sectors that are leading without being derailed by sectors that are lagging.
Of course, diversification cannot assure a profit or protect against loss in a declining market. Past performance cannot guarantee future results.
- Learn more about the appropriate asset allocation for your investment goals.