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Picking the Safest Investment for Diversifying

Co A has a standard deviation of 42% per year and a beta of +.10. Co. B has a standard deviation of 31% a year and a beat of +.66. Which investment is safer for a diversified investor?

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In the context of a well-diversified portfolio, the only risk characteristic of a single security ...

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The solution discusses a finance problem to find a safer investment for a diversified investor.