The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Canadian Investing / Canada - Microcaps

URL:  http://boards.fool.com/flare-out-growth-1-yr-cdn-port-11935500.aspx

Subject:  Flare-out Growth 1 yr Cdn port Date:  2/5/2000  8:48 PM
Author:  Jacko2 Number:  967 of 3296

The folks over at http://investor.msn.com have developed a number of strategies. One of these is called "Flare-out Growth" (FOG, for short), a large-cap momentum-based strategy, that comes in yearly traded and monthly traded ports. The FOG port for 1999 was up over 200%, but the monthly one was down about 28% in Jan 2000.

I don't know what backtesting they've done. The screen