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Cramer Finds a Way to Explain Stock Diversification With Fantasy Football

By BenZinga
Asset Management


What does fantasy football have to do with stock picking? Quite a lot actually, CNBC’s Jim Cramer explained during his daily “Mad Money” show. A strong fantasy football team should be built in the same fashion of a stock portfolio.

The Perfect Lineup

Key to any fantasy football team would be to include three top-notch wide receivers — or in stock market terms, a stock that everyone wants on their team and will be “drafted” first. In this case, the market equivalent would be members of the “FANG” group — Facebook Inc (NASDAQ: FB),, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) and Google/Alphabet Inc (NASDAQ: GOOG) (NASDAQ:

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