Case Study: A Concentrated Position Can Be Detrimental to Your Portfolio

Principal Jennifer Thomas, CFP®, and Managing Associate K.C. Smith, CFP®, join Chief Investment Officer Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, to discuss investors who hold on to a concentrated stock position because they don’t want to pay taxes on the gains. They look at General Electric as a current example, and how a concentrated position can be detrimental to your overall portfolio.

Case Study: Let Your Adviser Know About Outside Invested Assets so They can Properly Plan for You

Troy Harmon, CFA, CVA, K.C. Smith, CFP®, and Jarrett McKenzie, CFP®, CWS®, discuss a situation of an investor who decided to invest in a “Trump Portfolio” without consulting his financial adviser. They cover the excessive fees the investor paid and how he inadvertently put himself at risk because his investment created an overexposure in several holdings.