After putting the whole system together, sat down to benchmark the various confirmation indicators, shrink it down to backtest individual confirmation indicators.
Results for 24 periods way better than 10, then again it's only one pair. :)
Script for filtering out periods when market is not trending.
It defines downtrend as following:
Lowest price of last 2 days is equal or lower then lowest price of last 100 days.
Values 2 and 100 are customizable.
Uptrend analogically with highs.
I didn't find a BB stops indicator on TV, so I wrote one myself.
You can select various ma types as a base anchor for the calculations.
This indicator can have various use cases similar to Supertrend or Parabolic SAR: as a trend indicator, as a training stop loss,...
Sling Shot System + Even Better System.
I get this email about a Trend Following System that sells for $1000 but I could get it that day for only $500!!!
I watch the video showing this Amazing System which may have taken me an entire minute to figure out the code.
I code it up. And Hey…It’s not a bad system. It’s good for people who may need a Entry Signal to...
People often ask me what is my best indicators, i can't really respond to this question with a straight answer but i would say you to check this indicator. The Autonomous Recursive Moving Average (ARMA) is an adaptive moving average that try to minimize the sum of squares thanks to a ternary operator, this choice can seem surprising since most of the...
This is a redesign of the SuperTrend indicator. It removes stupid transitions between SuperTrend states and highlights initial points for both lines.
SuperTrend is a moving stop and reversal line based on the volatility (ATR).
A way to see if market is trending or not trending based on highest and lowest closing price. Market is considered to be trending when the indicator is above 0 (in blue) and ranging when under 0 (in red)
Quite simple but its a way to calculate the trend force since trend can be measured thanks to highest/lowest.
See when two moving averages cross. With the option to choose between four moving average calculations:
SMA = simple moving average
EMA = exponential moving average (default)
WMA = weighted moving average
Linear = linear regression
The moving averages can be plotted from different time-frames, like e.g. the weekly or 4 hour time-frame using HL2, HLC3 or OHLC4...
The 10/20 MA Heikin-Ashi Strategy is the best I know. It's easy, it's elegant, it's effective.
It's particularly effective in markets that trend on the daily. You may lose some money when markets are choppy, but your loss will be more than compensated when you're aboard during the big moves at the beginning of a trend or after retraces. There's that, and you...