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As this thread shows, there are almost as many opinions as people. The risk can be simply stated - if the large holding goes south, you portfolio will be hurt.

I give just one example - Yesterday Microsoft set a new 10 year high $40.72 -- The problem is the stock was in the high 60s in 1999. To put the current price in perspective, until MSFT announced they were getting a new CEO last August the stock price was basically $30.

So how will you and DH feel if the stock looses 50% of its value in next 4 to 6 months? Microsoft is certainly a good, viable company - so it is not just crappy companies that have such issues.
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