The long and short of shorting

Do short positions belong in a portfolio's long-term strategy?

Paul Kaplan 17 September, 2012 | 1:00PM Christian Charest

 

 

Christian Charest: I am here with Dr. Paul Kaplan, who is Director of Research here at Morningstar Canada, and today we're talking about short selling. Or more specifically do short positions belong in an investor's long-term asset allocation or should it be restricted to short-term bets or even avoided all together? Paul, what's your take on this?

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