Are Index Funds All The Diversity You Need?


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We hear the age-old investment advice to not put all your eggs into one basket, which makes index funds really attractive for a lot of people since they're already so diversified. Did you know that of all the gains seen in the S&P 500 since March, 30% have all come from only 6 stocks? Alan & Randy talk about what companies have been driving the S&P 500 and how diversification isn't "automatic" when it comes to index funds.

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