Can a financials-focused portfolio with stocks like Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), AIG (NYSE:AIG), and Realty Income (NYSE:O) leave investors too exposed to one sector? In this segment from The Motley Fool's everything-financials show, Where the Money Is, banking analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer take a question from their mailbag about diversification within a broader sector. David highlights that despite what happened during the financial crisis, financial stocks may not always perform the same way.
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