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Get them small and cheap

When should one give up on a screening strategy? In the case of my Cheap Small Caps screen, the answer may be that I should have given up on it already. But after some agonising, I’ve decided to give it another trot around the paddock. The issue I have with the screen’s performance is not so much the cumulative return it boasts (uninspiring as it is) but rather the consistency with which this screen has produced its returns: the results are uncomfortably hit and miss (see table).

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