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Subject:  Re: Portfolio imbalance - confused and worried Date:  11/26/2021  11:05 AM
Author:  pauleckler Number:  30118 of 30160

If you buy the same stocks again and agsin in rotation with a fixed sum you get more shares when prices are down and fewer when prices are up. The result is dollar cost averaging, one of the best ways to accumulate shares at favorable prices.

As a practical matter most of us would be selective about which to buy after the first round. Which has the best potential for gain? Are any of good quality but down and likely to recover.

And if one has done very well it is easy to sell some and buy others to rebalance.

This is all part of developing your own investment style. The right answer may very well be different depending on your investment choices, risk tolerances, etc.
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