Archive for January, 2016

Amibroker Q & A: Three “Hacks” To Improve Your Coding Skills

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course Home Last week I posted an article on how to code five consecutive bars above or below a Moving Average, similar to the way the Trend Pilot trading system is used. Well, when I figured out how to do it, I figured it out the LONG way. Two great viewers at […]

January 31, 2016  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Amibroker Q & A  4 Comments

The Technical View – Current Support and Resistance Levels on World Markets

This excerpt is for educational purposes only and is not to be interpreted as trading or investment advice.  See Terms Of Use here. This week we look at the world markets, and follow up with the single bar trade that formed a bottom on the S&P 500.  Calling these short term bottoms is one thing […]

January 31, 2016  Tags: , , , , , ,   Posted in: The Technical View  No Comments

Three Trading Systems (Wk8) – Two Additions, Dry Powder and “No Psychics”

This excerpt is for educational purposes only and is not to be interpreted as trading or investment advice.  See Terms Of Use here. Welcome to Week 8 of the Three Trading Systems series!  This series looks at three trading systems, forward-testing in real time.  We get to see what happens during a draw-down, what happens […]

January 31, 2016  Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Trading Diary  No Comments

Does the “Golden Cross” Outperform Buy and Hold? Market Timing, Real Results

This excerpt is for educational purposes only and is not to be interpreted as trading or investment advice.  See Terms Of Use here. A great question came across the site from Nick recently, who wanted to model a 50 day / 200 day moving average cross on an Index Exchange Traded Fund.  Given the amount […]

January 31, 2016  Tags: , , , , ,   Posted in: Stock Market Research  No Comments

Amibroker Q & A: How to Code Trend Pilot: Five Consecutive Days Above or Below a Moving Average

Beginners Course  |  Intermediate Course  |  Amibroker Course Home This week’s Amibroker question comes from Brendan, who asks how to code five consecutive days above or below a moving average.  This is similar to how the Trend Pilot trading system works, although once we know how, we can use it for any other trading system or model […]

January 24, 2016  Tags: , , , , , , ,   Posted in: Amibroker Q & A  3 Comments