How to Win More by Losing Less in Today’s Markets
The further you fall, the harder it is to climb back up. It's a universal truth that is painfully apparent in the investing world, as illustrated here:
The Simple (and Painful) Math of Investment Losses
Four Steps to "Building With Buffer"Invest in multiple asset types to balance out equity risk. bonds historically have delivered positive results when stocks were negative Look beyond the United States. valuations, in many cases, are more attractive overseas opportunities in Europe and Japan Never overpay for an investment. Be flexible and diversify broadly.
Why Now May Be a Good Time to Diversify Broadly1. Rising Volatility 2. Bonds offer little value 3. After a six-year bull run, U.S. stocks are not cheap U.S. consumer weather a full range of market conditions put your portfolio building skills to the test. Dennis Stattman, Managing Director and portfolio manager, is head of the Global Allocation team. He has been managing the Global Allocation Fund since its inception in 1989. To learn more about the Fund, visit blackrock.com/globalallocation . Complete performance information can be found here .