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Kai Petainen

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A Finnish Canadian from Ontario, Kai Petainen currently resides in Michigan. With a degree in computer science and mathematics from Lake Superior State University, Kai first identified his passion for investing while managing a trading lab at the University of Michigan Ross Graduate School of Business. Through action based learning, a practical hands-on approach, and his Marketocracy model, Kai developed his quantitative investment style and uses it to predict stocks institutional investors will find attractive.


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(K11) Kai's Concentrated Picks
MODEL INCEPTION (11/29/2016) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
3+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 15.59% 16.21% View Fund Stats
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(KAI) Kai Petainen's Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (02/10/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
17+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 14.55% 10.71% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 11.37% 8.95% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 14.35% 13.44% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 10 years.  
5 YRS 5.24% 10.10% Fund has a 5 year track record.  
3 YRS 11.46% 12.71% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 3 years.  
1 YR 3.39% 2.93% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIDI) Kai Petainen's Discretionary
MODEL INCEPTION (03/20/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 11.46% 10.46% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 8.49% 8.95% Fund has a 15 year track record.  
10 YRS 9.73% 13.44% Fund has a 10 year track record.  
5 YRS 3.29% 10.10% Fund has a 5 year track record.  
3 YRS 7.20% 12.71% Fund has a 3 year track record.  
1 YR 0.19% 2.93% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIEN) Kai Petainen's Energy/Utility Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (03/17/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 11.88% 10.55% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 9.76% 8.95% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 4.66% 13.44% Fund has a 10 year track record.  
5 YRS -6.65% 10.10% Fund has a 5 year track record.  
3 YRS 4.32% 12.71% Fund has a 3 year track record.  
1 YR -10.14% 2.93% Fund has a 1 year track record.  
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(KAIFI) Kai Petainen's Financials
MODEL INCEPTION (03/23/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 11.82% 10.31% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 9.75% 8.95% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 10.03% 13.44% Fund has a 10 year track record.  
5 YRS 8.11% 10.10% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 5 years.  
3 YRS 7.83% 12.71% Fund has a 3 year track record.  
1 YR -2.54% 2.93% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIHE) Kai Petainen's Health Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (03/17/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 13.92% 10.55% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 10.81% 8.95% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 14.20% 13.44% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 10 years.  
5 YRS 8.33% 10.10% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 5 years.  
3 YRS 11.82% 12.71% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 3 years.  
1 YR -0.11% 2.93% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIIN) Kai Petainen's Industrial Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (03/20/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 16.86% 10.46% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 12.97% 8.95% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 15.29% 13.44% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 10 years.  
5 YRS 8.62% 10.10% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 5 years.  
3 YRS 15.27% 12.71% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 3 years.  
1 YR 12.80% 2.93% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIIT) Kai Petainen's Tech Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (02/11/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
17+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 11.13% 10.77% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 9.98% 8.95% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 13.65% 13.44% Beat the 50th percentile of mutual funds over 10 years.  
5 YRS 13.96% 10.10% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 5 years.  
3 YRS 20.26% 12.71% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 3 years.  
1 YR 10.48% 2.93% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.  
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(KAIMS) Kai Petainen's Materials & Staples
MODEL INCEPTION (03/18/2003) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
16+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 15.62% 10.53% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS 12.31% 8.95% Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.  
10 YRS 10.12% 13.44% Fund has a 10 year track record.  
5 YRS 6.36% 10.10% Fund has a 5 year track record.  
3 YRS 5.14% 12.71% Fund has a 3 year track record.  
1 YR -7.21% 2.93% Fund has a 1 year track record.  
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(KBIG) Kai's Largecap Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (12/08/2016) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
3+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 12.33% 15.63% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -2.79% 8.95%
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(KDIV) Dividend Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (01/30/2017) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
3+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 7.71% 15.77% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -3.68% 8.95%
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(KEYE) KEYE
MODEL INCEPTION (12/01/2017) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
2+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 8.66% 13.49% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -3.87% 8.95%
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(KMID) Kai's Midcap Fund
MODEL INCEPTION (12/08/2016) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
3+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 10.73% 15.63% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -2.90% 8.95%
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(KSMAL) Kai's smallcap fund
MODEL INCEPTION (12/08/2016) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
3+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 3.80% 15.63% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -4.20% 8.95%
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(MOM) PURE MOMENTUM
MODEL INCEPTION (07/26/2018) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN Actions
1+ YRS (As of: 01/17/2020) 14.90% 13.42% View Fund Stats
RETURN PERIOD (As Of: 08/31/2019) AVG. ANNUAL RETURN S&P TOTAL RETURN ACHIEVEMENTS
15 YRS -3.26% 8.95%
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Achievements
  • KAI Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 15 years.
    Aug 31, 2019
  • KAI Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 10 years.
    Aug 31, 2019
  • KAIIT Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 5 years.
    Aug 31, 2019
  • KAIIT Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 3 years.
    Aug 31, 2019
  • K11 Beat the 75th percentile of mutual funds over 1 year.
    Aug 31, 2019
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Kai's smallcap fund

KSMAL | Price History
KSMAL | Fund Positions by Sectors and Industries
Color Name Allocation Today
Financials 34.42% 0.84%
Consumer Discretionary 23.34% -0.09%
Consumer Staples 13.28% -0.77%
Industrials 11.43% 0.07%
Energy 4.30% -1.21%
Unallocated 4.29% -0.26%
Other 3.28% -5.46%
Technology 2.68% -1.01%
Materials 2.64% 0.61%
Health Care 0.35% 1.54%
KSMAL | Fund Information

The information below pertains to model data only.

Fund Manager: Total Model Net Assets:
Kai Petainen $1,060,601.65
Inception: Ticker Symbol: # of Securities:
December 08, 2016 KSMAL 34
Description:

A Finnish Canadian from Ontario, Kai Petainen currently resides in Michigan. With a degree in computer science and mathematics from Lake Superior State University, Kai first identified his passion for investing while managing a trading lab at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business. Through action based learning, a practical hands-on approach, and his Marketocracy model, Kai developed his quantitative investment style and uses it to predict stocks institutional investors will find attractive. This fund looks for smallcap stocks.

KSMAL | Turnover
Last Month N/A
Last 3 Months 18.34%
Last 6 Months 26.36%
Last 12 Months 152.63%
KSMAL | 5 Best and Worst Returns
5 BEST 5 WORST
Position Symbol Inception Return
1 TCS 97.84%
2 RAVN 72.64%
3 AIT 38.84%
4 CTRN 31.05%
5 SRCE 25.99%
Position Symbol Inception Return
1 MDCA -38.28%
2 ARCO -19.34%
3 FDEF -15.92%
4 FBM -14.97%
5 LBAI -11.00%
KSMAL | Recent Returns vs S&P 500
MTD QTD YTD
KSMAL -4.11% -2.40% 3.92%
S&P 500 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
KSMAL | Skill Metrics
All Positions
Winning % 47.69%
Avg. Gain/Loss Ratio 0.95
KSMAL | Fund Positions by Styles
Color Name Allocation Today
Micro Cap : Value 41.38% 0.15%
Small Cap : Value 31.33% 0.35%
Unclassified Market Cap : Unclassified Style 18.87% -0.56%
Micro Cap : Growth 4.67% 0.32%
Micro Cap : Blend 3.75% -0.74%
KSMAL | Recent Returns
Period Returns S&P 500 Returns Returns VS S&P 500
Last Week 1.66% 1.99% -0.33%
Last Month 2.08% 4.47% -2.39%
Last 3 Months 7.51% 12.04% -4.53%
Last 6 Months 7.63% 12.96% -5.33%
Last 12 Months 15.74% 28.86% -13.12%
Since Inception 12.30% 57.63% -45.33%
(Annualized) 3.80% 15.76% -11.96%
Data as of: 01/17/2020
KSMAL | Alpha/Beta VS. S&P 500
Alpha 0%
Beta 0
R-Squared 0
KSMAL | 5 Most and Least Profitable
5 MOST PROFITABLE 5 LEAST PROFITABLE
Position Symbol Gains
1 CBU $27,534.84
2 TCS $21,776.94
3 RAVN $13,494.25
4 SNC $13,027.10
5 CTRN $12,864.19
Position Symbol Gains
1 SNBC -$30,979.80
2 FPO -$25,173.66
3 UAM -$25,120.64
4 MBVT -$24,730.15
5 EVER -$22,254.21