Model Fund Portfolio Update and a Look at How Various Indexes Are Weighted

    by James B. Cloonan

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    The 2008 stock market continues to be weak for an election year despite congressional spending.

    The Model Mutual Fund Portfolio is down for the year to date at –3.8%, but that is considerably better than the overall market, represented by the Vanguard Total Stock Market Fund (VTSMX), which is at –10.9% year to date.

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