The Investor's Dictionary: Top-down vs. bottom-up

Morningstar's Ben Johnson breaks down the often misunderstood difference between top-down and bottom-up approaches to investing.

Jess Morgan 1 October, 2015 | 5:00PM Ben Johnson, CFA

 

 

Ben Johnson: In terms of the difference between top-down and bottom-up investing, it’s really two different paths that lead to roughly the same destination.

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Jess Morgan

Jess Morgan  Jess Morgan is the associate editor of Morningstar Canada’s website. She began her career as a television producer and freelance writer, often making appearances on TV and radio as a commentator on politics and culture. She holds a BA in communications from the University of Winnipeg and a diploma in Creative Communications from Red River College.