CAGR volatility

Did Your Broker Mislead You? Why Real Returns Don’t Equal Average Rates of Return

Let’s examine one of the “unintended consequences” of volatility: poor returns that don’t match expectations. There’s a dirty little secret in the financial world, and it’s this: “The Average rate of return doesn’t equal Actual rate of return” regardless of who may have promised you otherwise. Because understanding the difference between Average rate of return […]

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