Chart: Equities are rallying. But fewer stocks are driving recovery

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While it’s true that equities have performed well, our latest chart shows that a small percentage of stocks lead the charge.

  • The rally in equities since March has been impressive, but it’s been driven by a small number of stocks.
  • Finding companies that can outperform becomes an even more valuable skill in narrow markets like we’re seeing now.
  • A purely passive approach could expose portfolios to a large number of stocks that are underperforming the index as a whole.

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