Interesting article on long-term investing--2/23/2017

http://www.cnbc.com/2017/02/23/investing-3000-in-3-stocks-in-1980s-would-have-made-you-a-millionaire.html

 

Two of these three stocks, you would have guessed...Apple and Microsoft.  The other is a bank, which isn't widely known or talked about.  To me, this shows that you don't need flash and whiz bang to make a good investment.