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Six Months Later

Dec. 08, 2020 3:03 AM ET
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  • We updated our security selection method at the end of May.
  • Six months later, we're seeing the first full results.
  • Here they are.

Six Months Later

Last Spring, we updated our security selection process to incorporate a new source of alpha. The first top names cohort selected with the updated process was the May 28th one. Here's how that cohort performed over the next six months:

And here's how the June 4th cohort performed:

As expected, the improved performance of our security selection process has led to improved performance of our hedged portfolios. For example, here is the performance of the most aggressive hedged portfolio from June 4th. 

How Things Work

If you'd like to see what goes into our security selection process, this article explains it, using the silver ETF SLV as an example: Why-Yo Silver? 

A Reminder

Our top names are updated every trading day for subscribers of our website and our iPhone app

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