Is Teaching Beta Unethical? This Professor Thinks So – ValueWalk Premium

Is Teaching Beta Unethical? This Professor Thinks So

When one discusses ethics in investing usually tobacco companies, for profit prisons and other "VICE" industries come to mind - but how about beta is Beta unethical to teach? Maybe, according to some

“Modern financial theory tells you to calculate the beta of a stock to determine its riskiness. In my entire professional career, now twenty-five years long, I have never calculated a beta. This theory urges you to move your portfolio of holdings closer to the efficient frontier. I have never done so, nor would I know how. I have never calculated the . . .

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