BeatTheMarket is a mini-game that I built in SGXcafe.
The idea is simple: you will be given facts of an anonymous stock on a historical date. Based on the information, you will choose whether to invest or ignore that stock. Once you've decided, SGXcafe will immediately tell you on the next screen if that stock beat the index one year later. If you have not tried it, I encourage you to try it now :)
While it is not a perfect way for you to test how well your stock picking strategy works, it does provides some objective feedback.
In the spirit of sharing and learning from each other, I wanted to share my BeatTheMarket strategy. After 325 rounds, my all-time score is at 70%, with a 30-round best of 96.7%.
My strategy is as follows: