Investing Specialists

A 7-Point Risk Drill for Your Portfolio

Christine Benz

Note: This article is part of Morningstar's 2019 Portfolio Tuneup week. 

For investors who had gotten comfy with their portfolios after nearly a decade's worth of gains, the fourth quarter of 2018 was a wake-up call. Double-digit losses on U.S. and foreign stocks prompted heretofore complacent investors to check up on how much risk they're taking.