Create a Trade Distribution Graph using Excel

This video runs you through a step by step guide to creating a trade distribution chart using the data from an Amibroker back-test report and Excel. To use the spreadsheet that I refer to in the video, please click the download button below. Don’t forget to watch in full-screen mode!          

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An Oversold Stock That Could Bounce

The market is building up short term energy and I expect a move. One stock that could bounce is $IPG

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Incubation Strategy – New Trades

New trades being made in Incubation Account

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5 Steps to Trading a Stock Market Crash

stock market crash

Five actionable steps that will help you to deal with the next stock market crash.

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The only true out of sample data – is tomorrow’s data.

While there are many steps that we can take to improve the likelihood that any trading system which we design will hold up when executed on a live market…the harsh reality is that back-test results are almost always going to be better than real results. And irrespective of whether you developed and tested your strategies using…

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Amibroker AFL for the Shooting Star Candlestick Pattern

The shooting star candlestick  is a 1 day reversal pattern that is often used to alert investors of impending market weakness. Shooting Star Pattern Rules Price has been in an up-trend. The upper shadow must be at least 2 times larger than the real body. The lower shadow must be less than 10% of the entire day range.…

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Amibroker AFL for the Bullish Kicker Candlestick Pattern

The bullish kicker candlestick pattern is a two-day reversal pattern that is often used to alert investors of impending market strength. Bullish Kicker Pattern Rules Yesterday closed lower than it opened. Today opened equal to or higher than yesterdays open. Today closed higher than it opened. Today’s low was higher than yesterday’s high. Bullish Kicker Pattern Amibroker Formula If you…

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Amibroker AFL for the Morning Star Pattern

The morning star candlestick pattern is a three day reversal pattern that is often used to alert investors of impending market strength. Morning Star Pattern Rules Price has been in a down-trend. The first day of the pattern is a large down day (a black or red candle). The second day of the pattern gaps down from…

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Amibroker AFL for the Dark Cloud Cover Pattern

The dark cloud cover candlestick pattern is a 2 day reversal pattern that is often used to alert investors of impending market weakness. Dark Cloud Cover Pattern Rules Price has been in an up-trend. The first day of the pattern is a strong and large up day. The second day of the pattern opens higher than the first day. The…

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Amibroker AFL for the Bearish Harami Pattern

The bearish harami candlestick pattern is a 2 day reversal pattern that is often used to alert investors of impending market weakness. Bearish Harami Pattern Rules The bearish harami candlestick pattern is a 2 day pattern that I give the following rules: The price must be in an up-trend. The first day is a large up day. The second day opens lower…

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