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10 Investments That Don't Correlate With The S&P

Wednesday, February 23, 2011 - 6:40 AM
One way to reduce investment risk is diversification, but that requires that the investments don't correlate. In the market downturn of 2008 and 2009 many investors learned that a portfolio of domestic stocks, international stocks and bonds did not provide as much diversification as they had thought. This Seeking Alpha article reviews what can be added to a portfolio to provide more diversification. Some of the non-correlating investments mentioned include gold, TIPS, emerging market bonds and REITs.
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