The Day Ahead: It's Time to Speak the Truth

"I believe fundamental honesty is the keystone of business." -- Harvey Firestone

The tire guy sure hit the nail on the head with this profound bit of business advice. Being honest and thoughtful in all business dealings is my personal bedrock philosophy. So here is a truthful gospel I would like to share: Get off the Facebook (FB) and Apple (AAPL) drug needle because both companies are borderline irrelevant to most of the stocks held in your portfolio. Sure, given Apple's hearty Nasdaq weighting a dreary day(s) could impact a tech stock that is owned. And yes, making a connection between iPhone sales and potential Facebook mobile ad monetization is always a fun task for a rainy evening. But, in reality, these are two "distractor companies" for the following reasons:...546 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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