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Stock A has a beta of 0.8, Stock B has a beta of 1.0, and Stock C
has a beta of 1.2. Portfolio P has equal amounts invested in each of the
three stocks. Each of the stocks has a standard deviation of 25%. The
returns on the three stocks are independent of one another (i.e., the
correlation coefficients all equal zero). Assume that there is an increase
in the market risk premium, but the risk-free rate remains unchanged.
Which of the following statements is CORRECT?
Which is the best measure of risk for a single asset held in
isolation, and which is the best measure for an asset held in a diversified