Question: What Percentage Of My Retirement Should Be In Stocks?

The widely quoted rule of thumb for asset allocation between stocks and bonds is that the stock portion of your portfolio should be 100 minus your age.

Using that “rule,” your stock allocation would be 100 minus 73, or 27 percent of your investment portfolio.

What percentage of my 401k should be in stocks?

The old rule of thumb used to be that you should subtract your age from 100 – and that’s the percentage of your portfolio that you should keep in stocks. For example, if you’re 30, you should keep 70% of your portfolio in stocks.

What percentage of net worth should be in retirement accounts?

I just turned 28 and retirement accounts make up 67% of my net worth. The percentage has been declining a bit over recent years but it has hovered mostly around 70% for a while.

How much should I have in stocks at age 60?

It states that individuals should hold a percentage of stocks equal to 100 minus their age. So, for a typical 60-year-old, 40% of the portfolio should be equities.