“Nice Chart” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

Good morning.  “‘Nice Chart’, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report.”

As of today, Friday, April 12, 2019, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +118.0 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +20.6 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was lower -0.1 in Risk-Off mode (shown above). Risk-Off mode is where trades are not extended and exits are bounded by predetermined time in trade limits absent other reasons to exit (e.g., price target or stop loss reached, etc.) On Thusday, the SPY was down -.1. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was down -0.2 points.

32 stocks traded yesterday: 28 long and 4 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 15/32 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 12 themes/strategies I determined overnight will best match what the market throws at us. I may or may not use all these intraday strategies depending on whether or not all the criteria for each are satisfied.

Of these 12 strategies selected today 9 are Long, bullish in outlook. 3 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Nice Chart strategy, in the list below, has the highest Win % heading into the Open based on optimized, backtested scenarios.

Here are the algos:

No. Win% Strategy L/S
1 69.4 Breakout Long
2 59.3 Bullish Pullback Long
3 60.3 Bullish Trend Change Long
4 59.7 Cuts Like a Knife Short
5 60.4 Downward Dog Short
6 59.5 Mighty Mouse Long
7 71.1 Nice Chart Long
8 60.5 Nickelback Long
9 62.5 Selling Strength Short
10 66.7 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
11 63.5 Sunrise Mover Long
12 60.4 Trend Trend Play Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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