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Should Retirees Invest In Financials? S&P 500 2015: Part 4B

Introduction

This series of articles is offered in order to provide the reader with a deeper and more comprehensive look at the composition of the S&P 500. There are many advisors that recommend that investors, especially those in retirement, should invest in index funds. Their argument is usually supported by statistics suggesting that most active managers do not outperform the market. However, those arguments tend to ignore the reality that an index fund may not meet the specific investment objectives of every…