In this segment from The Motley Fool's everything-financials show, Where the Money Is, analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer play a round of "Would You Rather..." In this game, the guys answer the following questions: Would you rather...
- Own shares of American Capital Agency (NASDAQ: AGNC ) or Prospect Capital (NASDAQ: PSEC ) ?
- Have $1,500 of untouchable Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL ) stock for five years or $1,300 of 10 bank stocks of your choosing?
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Would you rather have $1,500 of $AAPL for the next 5 years-or-$1,300 of 10 bank stocks of your choosing for the next 5 years?— MotleyFoolFinancials (@TMFFinancials) September 24, 2013