Delfeld, Carl
June 2006
Forbes Asia;6/19/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 11, p77
The article suggests some ways for managing a portfolio. Investors tend to favor stocks according to size. Many are comforted by the perceived quality and security that comes with large, well-known companies. The advantages and disadvantages of investing in large companies such as Procter & Gamble and Samsung are cited.


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