The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Learning to Invest / Investing Beginners


Subject:  Portfolio Weighting Date:  10/27/2012  2:52 AM
Author:  Stevenjwallace Number:  26241 of 29133

As a new investor i'm looking through my portfolio and analyzing the weightings of my stocks.
How do i determine what percentage my stocks should carry?
I am looking for a diversified portfolio, but am unsure which stocks should have a larger place in my portfolio. Should growth stocks have more, or dividend stocks a larger percentage?
In the current market, what would be good percentage weightings from certain sectors?

Much appreciated
Copyright 1996-2018 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us