While many individual investors may view the underperformance of foreign equities in 2011 as a rationale for concentrating their portfolio in U.S. holdings, we believe the opposite: Today’s depressed valuations in foreign markets may provide an attractive opportunity to further decrease portfolio risk by marginally increasing the non-U.S. allocation.
Archives for December 2011
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