O'Reilly logo

Grow Your Investments with the Best Mutual Funds and ETFs: Making Long-Term Investment Decisions with the Best Funds Today by Stephen McKee

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

image

Uncertainty and Choice

IN THIS CHAPTER, WE WILL EXPLORE THE WAYS THE FUND INDUSTRY has reacted to sure uncertainty. We all know the market will fluctuate; it will go up and down. Some of us may also know those fluctuations may devastate a portfolio by up to 90% or take decades just to return to breakeven. Lastly, a few of us admit we do not know the future with perfect certainty. What do we do about these things?

One way the industry reacts is that it slices and dices the stock and bond markets into bite-sized palatable chunks to offer thousands of funds, as if more and more choices, each with a narrower and narrower focus, are somehow better ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required