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Candidates for the Next High-flying Stock

Feb 09, 2011

Investors need to be prepared to lose the money because it's very hard to pick such stocks, says Eleanor Blayney, [CFP®] consumer advocate for the nonprofit Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards. "I'd rather see people look at a small-cap growth fund and enjoy the bounce up that may be expected." Read more >

CNBC.com
February 17, 2011
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