Example of Results
Linden Thomas & Company Earning-Focus Large Cap 100 Index
One example of why earnings quality matters, we took a traditional market-cap index and applied nine quality metrics.
Earnings-Quality Metrics for Linden Thomas & Company Large Cap 100 Growth
We found that by applying our earnings-quality metrics, combined with enhanced investor ownership and controlling cost backtested over time, the cumulative results from 2006 to June 30th, 2020 were 570.4% compared to a traditional large-cap index fund, the Vanguard 500, of 235.6%.
"Quality, ownership and cost DO matter."
~ Stephen L. Thomas