A lack of scale means BPI’s cost per unit of output is very high. Increasing volume, while maintain quality, would help reduce those costs… … "Lack of Scale (BPI)" has a significant impact, so an analyst should put more weight into it. "Lack of Scale (BPI)" will have a long-term negative impact on this entity, which subtracts from the entity's value. "Lack of Scale (BPI)" is a difficult qualitative factor to overcome, so the investment will have to spend a lot of time trying to overcome this issue.