An important factor in deciding on a strategy is how well it performed before. While past performance is no indication of future results, looking at backtest results of many strategies can help decide which one is more likely to outperform going forward. I am not married to any one strategy – I’ve decided to run with this one now, I will almost certainly switch to others in the future.
Here are the results, had someone used this strategy to invest over the last 14 years, compared to the index:
Monthly performance (this strategy was less volatile than most):
In a few days, I’ll start investing into this strategy on a weekly basis. As always, I appreciate any feedback/challenges/questions/criticism to keep me sharp and honest.