Home » FOCUS » Bernie`s in but Micky`s not in the wacky investment world
Advisers recommend diversification as the best way to go

Bernie`s in but Micky`s not in the wacky investment world

World Com stock is hot; Disney`s not. But the universal theme is diversification. That`s among the trends financial planners in Mississippi are telling their clients these days.

“The bottom line for my clients is diversification,” said Bill Brame, vice president of Morgan Keegan in Jackson. “I strongly believe in diversifying classes, which means owning stocks and bonds as well as commodities and real estate. Diversification helps reduce the dramatic ups and downs of the market cycles and produces a more predictable risk reward return.”

Brame said several local stocks monitored by Morgan Keegan appear to be good long-term buys. Among them:


… we’d like to ask for your support. More people are reading the Mississippi Business Journal than ever before, but advertising revenues for all conventional media are falling fast. Unlike many, we do not use a pay wall, because we want to continue providing Mississippi’s most comprehensive business news each and every day. But that takes time, money and hard work. We do it because it is important to us … and equally important to you, if you value the flow of trustworthy news and information which have always kept America strong and free for more than 200 years.

If those who read our content will help fund it, we can continue to bring you the very best in news and information. Please consider joining us as a valued member, or if you prefer, make a one-time contribution.

Click for more info

About Lynne W. Jeter

Leave a Reply