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A lot of us are interested in stocks and stock picking and we keep being presented with new ideas and great new companies to invest in. But do we hurt our returns by over-trading?. Most academic studies of investor behaviour say yes, eg.

 

http://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/odean/

 

What I like about CAPS is that it is really helping to me to reduce down my portfolio turnover. Instead of really buying or selling a stock I can just select it in CAPS!!

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