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Old 05-31-2005, 11:45 AM   #1
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The Ben Stein Portfolio

Just breezing through this interview script with Ben Stein and I thought I would include his portfolio:

40-60% in the following ETFs

DIA - Diamonds Trust - tracks DJIA

EFA - iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund - tracks Europe, Far East and Australia Index

FEZ - streetTracks Dow Jones Euro STOXX 50 - Dow Jones equiv of Europe

Rest goes into:

Closed-end REIT fund - RQI Cohen & Steers Quality Income Yield 7%

Alpine Dynamic Dividend Fund - ADVDX

iShares Lehman TIPS Bond Fund - TIP

Templeton Emerging Markets Income Fund - TEI

PIMCO Corp Income Bond Fund - PCN

Vanguard Total Bond Index
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