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Subject:  Re: OT The longest bull in history Date:  6/17/2019  10:24 AM
Author:  FCorelli Number:  274349 of 277954

Perhaps I just don't get it but will these investments really help if the US market falls 20%
-International? -Lower valuation? -higher dividends? -Higher quality?

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Back 2000/2001 when the stock market was in full flounce mode someone on CNBC was talking about putting your money into "defensive stocks." Later on someone else, when asked "What are defensive stocks?" His answer was " 'Defensive stocks' means stocks that haven't tanked yet."
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