Index Investing vs Value Investing, which is the winner’s game.

So welcome to another Facebook debate on Index investing and Value investing. Below is the premise I posted on my Facebook Profile that generated the debate;

“Investing is all about common sense. Owning a diversified portfolio of stocks and holding it for the long term is a winner’s game. Trying to beat the stock market is theoretically a zero-sum game (for every winner, there must be a loser), but after the substantial costs of investing are deducted, it becomes a loser’s game. Common sense tells us, and history confirms, that the simplest and most efficient investment strategy is to buy and hold all of the nation’s publicly held businesses at very low cost. ‪#‎Kpakpakpa_Investing‬ ‪#‎IndexInvesting‬ Who agrees?

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