Sometimes even the experienced investor forgets how important diversification really is. Eric Nelson demonstrates what’s at stake in simple and powerful terms. Of course the situation below is theoretical: the math depends on cost, and on which securities you use to achieve your global stock mix. But, the broad-strokes points remain the same: global diversification matters. Curious about your own global diversification score? Click here to schedule a complimentary call with a qualified professional from our team.
How important is broad stock asset class diversification for retirees? If you started spending 6%/yr in 1998, adj for CPI, from $1M port, here’s how much you’d have today in:
S&P 500 = $0 (run out in 2016)
Global stock mix = $1.27M ($183k more income & counting)#servoinsights
— Eric Nelson, CFA (@ServoWealth) July 13, 2019