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Subject:  Re: maybe done Date:  5/19/2013  8:58 PM
Author:  chris319 Number:  243243 of 253832

I took a terrible spill in 2008 because I deviated from MI. I should have stuck with it. In the ensuing years I've had a very difficult time recovering from 2008, despite being back in MI. 2010 was particularly problematic as my real-world trading returns were far below the theoretical (backtested) returns of the screen I was using at the time. The past year or so has been better (different screens). I stick with MI because I haven't found anything better.

The paradox of MI is that there isn't a mechanical method for choosing screens, etc.
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