In Build a Defensive Stock Portfolio in 5 Steps, you’ll learn how too many investors get “psyched out” by the ups and downs in the stock market and overreact to the level of risk that they perceive is inherent in stock investing. While we can’t eliminate risk from an investment portfolio, we can reduce risk by understanding the connection of risk and return, and by employing a stock strategy that serves defensive as well as offensive objectives.
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