November’s post-election rally caught the average trader on the wrong foot. Not only did they miss the rally, but on average, they lost money. The Individual Investor Index has fallen about 2% since the US election, while SPY is up over 5%. Frustration reigns.
What is the most effective benchmark for strategies built for the average investor? Themselves, of course. That is why we created the Individual Investor Index (i3). The i3 is a unique index that approximates the returns of the average US-focused DIY investor. How is the Individual Investor Index calculated? Calculations are based on multiple data sources […]