XOUT Capital® (“XOUT®”), founded by David Barse, is an index company specializing in identifying which companies not to own or “XOUT” in an index. XOUT’s® first index, XOUT® U.S. Large Cap Index (ticker: XOUTTR), evaluates the 500 largest US companies and determines how each company is addressing the challenges of technological disruption. While most investors focus on the disruptors, XOUT™ focuses on eliminating the disruptees.
XXOUT® U.S. Large Cap Index uses a proprietary quantitative rule-based methodology to identify which U.S. Large Cap companies among the largest 500 to exclude or “XOUT®” from the Index. The Index approach benefits from what it does NOT hold, as opposed to what it owns. The methodology is driven by one the largest forward facing risks impacting all large companies, technological disruption.