Most investors will find the same works with their portfolios. The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) and Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) are large stable companies that can deliver year after year, but are unlikely to offer massive upside. But combine them with a Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) and Stratasys, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS), and you can strike a balance between safety and upside.
5. When the market gets it wrong
Despite being an incredibly talented running back, the Viking’s Adrian Peterson was drafted relatively low in fantasy football in 2012, thanks to undergoing knee surgery prior to the season. He ended the season as the top fantasy football running back.
Whether we’re talking stocks or fantasy football, sometimes “the market” offers up a deal that appears to be too good to be true. Sometimes it is. But if you keep your eyes peeled and your wits about you, you’ll undoubtedly find times when those deals really are that good.
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Matt Koppenheffer owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway and Target. The Motley Fool recommends Berkshire Hathaway, Buffalo Wild Wings, Coca-Cola, Google, Procter & Gamble, Stratasys, and Tesla Motors. The Motley Fool owns shares of Berkshire Hathaway, Buffalo Wild Wings, Google, Stratasys, and Tesla Motors.
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