Value Portfolio Weathers the August Storm

Ever since I established the annual Gad Winning Value Portfolio, I've repeatedly said that the real test for this portfolio would be how it handles declining markets. In the month of August, stocks declined by 4.4%, the worst single month in years.

The Gad Winning Value Portfolio, my annual portfolio of 10 stocks, was put to a good test in August. Concerns that the Federal Reserve was getting closer to slowing its pace of securities purchases gave many investors pause. Plus, markets have been on an unstoppable rally in the past four years: The S&P 500 is up more than 125% during that time and has eclipsed its all-time high reached in October 2007....300 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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