In today's edition of Marketfoolery Motley Fool analysts answer a question from listeners regarding the practicality, shortcomings, and value of stock splits.
With Apple trading near $700 a share, many investors are hoping for a stock split to make shares more affordable, but they're completly misguided.
The article Stock Splits & DRIPS: What You Need to Know originally appeared on Fool.com.
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