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Subject:  Stocks vs. Bonds Date:  7/9/2002  12:00 PM
Author:  CHICAGOKEN Number:  212 of 221

Anyone catch the article in the NY Times titled "Stocks vs. Bonds: A Risk Scoreboard"? In the article, Abby Schultz states that from 1926 to present bonds have outperformed stocks on a risk adjusted basis. I had my doubts so I did some research and it appears that it was actually stocks less dividends vs bonds including interest. Rather misleading.
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