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|Motley Fool for Oct. 11, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Q: I’m invested in a bunch of mutual funds. Should I invest in some individual stocks, too, for additional diversification? — L.L., Naples
A: Diversification is important in a portfolio. If you have too much of your assets in one holding or sector, you can get hurt badly. Some mutual funds alone can provide sufficient diversification, as they’re invested in several hundred different securities. (Note that many mutual funds are very similar to each other, offering more duplication than diversification.)
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