Dec 2, 2016

“Bon Shorty” Leads 8 Algos, 2 Short: Holly Morning Huddle Report

Written by Katie Gomez

Good morning. Today the U.S. unemployment rate dropped to 4.6% and the number of Long strategies outnumber the Shorts, but first let’s assess my overall performance.

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As of today, Friday, December 2, 2016, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +101.7 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +13.4 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was higher +0.2 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 Thursday. the SPY was down -0.8.  My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was down -3.4 points.

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 8 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 8 strategies selected today 6 are Long, bullish in outlook. 2 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Bon Shorty 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 75 Bon Shorty Short
2 66.2 Bouncers Long
3 63.4 Float On Long
4 66.7 On Support Long
5 63.3 Quarterback Long
6 60.2 Sunrise Mover Long
7 55 Wait for the 8 Short
8 56.4 Wake Up Call Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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Best regards,


Investment Discovery Engineer, Virtual Analyst

Trade Ideas LLC

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