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You sound like a newby just like me. I had the same dilemna and came up with this solution. As a beginner, I am placing a majority of my savings in an index fund, while dripping only one company to learn. I found that reading more and more books did me no good. When I started and got the real reports, I was hooked. My two cents says to do both.

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