Saving & Investing

 

International investing: Why market timing doesn't work

June 19, 2013
 
 

Even investment professionals prefer a long-term approach

Without a crystal ball, timing the markets successfully is almost impossible—even for the professionals. Chris Philips of Vanguard's Investment Strategy Group and Beth Orford of Vanguard Flagship Services® explain why holding a long-term, broadly diversified investment portfolio can be a better option.

Watch the full replay »

Other excerpts from this webcast:

Notes:

  • All investing is subject to risk, including the possible loss of the money you invest. Diversification does not ensure a profit or protect against a loss.
  • For more information about Vanguard funds, visit Funds, Stocks & ETFs or call 877-662-7447 to obtain a prospectus. Investment objectives, risks, charges, expenses, and other important information about a fund are contained in the prospectus; read and consider it carefully before investing.

© 2013 The Vanguard Group, Inc. All rights reserved. Vanguard Marketing Corporation, Distributor.