Used in the investment management context, to diversify means to spread your investment over a variety of securities so that the positive gains of some, neutralize the negative performance of others. In order for [...]


The 401k was enacted into the Internal Revenue code in 1978. Its name is derived from the section of the code that created the plan, subsection 401(k). Generally, a 401k is a retirement plan [...]

What does market cap mean for my portfolio?

Investment strategies designed to obtain long-term financial goals should be balanced and take into account respective market capitalizations of your prospective investments. Market capitalization is significant because it can help investors understand how a [...]