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What are you even looking at? [0.10]

Posted on Aug. 1, 2017, 2:05 p.m. by The Reformed Broker @ [source]

Where the hell did these people learn to invest or trade?” There is no doubt that the bull market in the S&P 500 could stop at any time, but how could you possibly look at it now and say it’s imminent?

I get rooting for a bear market – lots of people run strategies where their ability to earn a living depends on bear markets.

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Are Breakeven Stops Worth The Effort? [0.16]

Posted on July 10, 2017, 10 a.m. by System Trader Success @ [source]

One favorite “gotta have” of many traders is a breakeven stop.

One common variation of this is to include commissions in the breakeven, and even possibly a tick of profit.

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Trading Strategy For Bitcoin [0.14]

Posted on June 2, 2017, 8:27 a.m. by Price Action Lab Blog @ [source]

DLPAL Trading Strategy for bitcoin with 5% profit target and stop loss has 69% win rate and 100% out-of-sample return.

Below is the DLPAL S workspace used for in-sample unsupervised feature identification and supervised train and test.

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Covfefe Trading Strategy For Bitcoin [0.12]

Posted on June 2, 2017, 8:27 a.m. by Price Action Lab Blog @ [source]

DLPAL Covfefe Trading Strategy™ for bitcoin with 5% profit target and stop loss has 69% win rate and 100% out-of-sample return.

Below is the DLPAL S workspace used for in-sample unsupervised feature identification and supervised train and test.

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This is an example of a strategy for trading EUR/USD currency pair in the daily timeframe developed by DLPAL S. The results are validated in a backward sample.

DLPAL S found a total of 7 strategies, 6 long and 1 short.

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8 Tips on how to be an open-minded trader [0.17]

Posted on May 8, 2017, 4 a.m. by AlgoStrats @ [source]

In my last post, I wrote about why it’s so important to stay as open-minded as possible as a trader. There’s only one way to continue improving and that’s to constantly question your beliefs about trading and yourself.

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This is an example of a strategy for trading GLD in the daily timeframe developed by DLPAL S. The results are validated in TLT and SPY.

DLPAL S found a total of 11 strategies, 9 long and 2 short.

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This is your chance to save on this June’s EBI West Event. The networking will also be off the chain – you wouldn’t believe who’s coming to this thing.

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Ethical Strategy Design [0.07]

Posted on April 17, 2017, 8:14 a.m. by QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH AND TRADING @ [source]

So, what’s not to like? Well, arguably, one would like to see a strategy with a more balanced P&L, capable of producing profitable trades on the long as well as the short side.

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Two Swing Trade Systems – Part 2 [0.04]

Posted on March 27, 2017, 10 a.m. by System Trader Success @ [source]

Yesterday I discussed two swing-trade systems that work pretty well in out-of-sample data. While each works differently, they overlap enough that you don’t get any benefit from running them both at the same time.

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Speculative Ideas from A to Z [0.05]

Posted on March 21, 2017, 2 p.m. by Jay On The Markets @ [source]

OK, technically it is not A to Z but B to S, but I’ve learned that it’s never a good idea to pair “B” and “S” together in the title.

I wrote about this here, but as you can see in Figure 1, the Pound appears to be setting up for a move to the upside.

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The strategy itself is one created for the Semiconductor ETF or $SMH. The stop will be a rolling 5 day minimum low.

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Unless one is fully invested in a single stock or ETF, portfolio returns depend on allocation.

If there are N securities in a portfolio with equal dollar allocation, then market returns are scaled by this number.

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Yesterday I discussed two swing-trade systems that work pretty well in out-of-sample data. While each works differently, they overlap enough that you don’t get any benefit from running them both at the same time.

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Data To Go On Endangered Species List? [0.04]

Posted on Jan. 25, 2017, 2 p.m. by The Big Picture @ [source]

Several years ago, after Republicans took control of Congress from Democrats, they decided it was a priority to kill the fabulous Statistical Abstract of the United States, which had been published regularly since 1878 – it had a good 130+ year run under every type of administration and congress. The StatAb was an invaluable resource, a one-stop-shop for all manner of government statistics (population, crime, manufacturing, science, technology, transportation, you name it).

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Walk-Forward Strategy Performance [0.07]

Posted on Dec. 27, 2016, 10:15 p.m. by Quintuitive @ [source]

The previous post introduced forecasting using multiple series and also suggested another form of improvement – namely filtering out low probability forecasts. In that definition, we assume some sort of a stop loss, a profit target and a time exit.

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The Personal Success Equation [0.17]

Posted on Dec. 10, 2016, 7:16 p.m. by A Wealth of Common Sense @ [source]

Tim Ferriss always asks his podcast guests who the first person is that comes to mind when they hear the word ‘success.’ Derek Sivers gave a deeper answer than most. Like what if Richard Branson set out to live a quiet life, but like a compulsive gambler he just can’t stop creating companies.

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A Bearish Option Strategy for Crude Oil [-0.05]

Posted on Sept. 26, 2016, 2:40 p.m. by Jay On The Markets @ [source]

As the name implies, this article is written with option traders in mind.

We can consider using this as a stop-loss point.

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Combining Two Bond Strategies into One [0.06]

Posted on Sept. 23, 2016, 2:41 p.m. by Jay On The Markets @ [source]

Let’s start with the caveats right away.

Figure 3 displays the growth of $1,000 invested in TMF only when JVRBM is bearish.

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