Mini Bite: Understanding Standard Deviation

Posted by Mike Long, CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®

Dec 26, 2019

In this video we cover the basics of standard deviation, which is used by investors to quantify their exposure to total risk. It is also used to determine a range of returns around the investment’s average return.

The Boston Institute of Finance’s Mini Bite video series aims to tackle key financial planning topics that are both important in practice and testable on CFP® Board’s certification exam.

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