Do Low-Volatility Products Belong in Your Portfolio?

Before investing in these popular strategies, consider these five things.

"The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty." - Proverbs 27:12

It's hard to remember an asset class or investment strategy that, while still being unfamiliar to most investors, has attracted more attention or been the subject of more debate in the financial media over the past year than "low volatility."

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Andre Korogodon
Registered Principal, Cantella and Co., Inc.

Andre Korogodon is a Registered Principal at Cantella & Co., Inc., and is a graduate of the Wharton School of Business. He has the Series 86/87 registered Research Analyst designation and has been helping investors construct portfolios in accordance with their individual objectives for over 30 years. Securities offered through Cantella & Co., Inc., member FINRA/SIPC.