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Strengthen Your Bonds

By Joyce Huang, CFA
11/12/2020
A large tree with deep roots.

We’ve seen it all lately: a global pandemic, market lows, market highs and a world of uncertainty. Many seek the lowest perceived risk when the stock market gets rough. Some choose to stay there for a long time. Is there a way to have less risk and not sacrifice your long-term goals? Get answers from our recent webcast.

Consider Bond Funds for Portfolio Diversification

Hear VP & Sr. Client Portfolio Manager Joyce Huang and Private Client Group VP Alex Fishman discuss the important role bond funds can play in a diversified portfolio—one that includes a mix of investments that react differently when markets move up or down.

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Joyce Huang, CFA
Joyce Huang, CFA

Vice President

Senior Client Portfolio Manager

Juggling a desire for less risk with your long-term goals can be tricky.

Let us help you figure out the mix that will help you on stay on track for your goals.

Diversification does not assure a profit nor does it protect against loss of principal.

Generally, as interest rates rise, the value of the securities held in the fund will decline. The opposite is true when interest rates decline.

Investment return and principal value of security investments will fluctuate. The value at the time of redemption may be more or less than the original cost. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

The opinions expressed are those of American Century Investments (or the portfolio manager) and are no guarantee of the future performance of any American Century Investments' portfolio. This material has been prepared for educational purposes only. It is not intended to provide, and should not be relied upon for, investment, accounting, legal or tax advice.