03/08/2011 11:11 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Banks: The Dumbest Investment

Or at least, that's one reading of a survey released this week by Boston Consulting Group. It says investors would have done better over the past five years to put their money in literally any other sector of the equity markets, from basic materials and energy to telecom and technology to lowly health care.

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