Investing Quiz

1. What percentage of actively managed mutual funds outperformed the Wilshire 5000, a broad measure of the U.S. stock market, in the 15 years ending in 2000?


2. The best predictor of a stock mutual fund’s future performance is:


3. Legendary investor Warren Buffet, Chairman of Berkshire Hathaway said:


4. A study showed that In the 20 years ending in 2008, the average stock market mutual fund returned 8.4% per year. The average stock investor’s annual return was lower due to poor timing of buying and selling decisions and averaged:


5. Which of the following is true? (choose one)


6. Which of the following is true according to a famous study by Brinson in 1986? (choose one)


7. Which of the following is true: (choose one)


8. Which of the following is true: (choose one)


9. In choosing a specific investment for your portfolio, which of the following factors should not be an important one: (choose one)


10. Which of the following are typical investor mistakes (check all that apply):


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