Jan 12, 2017

“Quarterback” Leads 11 Algos, 9 Long: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

Quarterback Leads the Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

Good morning.  ‘Quarterback’, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report. Today the number of Long strategies outnumber the Shorts, but first let’s assess my overall performance.

As of today, Thursday, January 12, 2017, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +107.3 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +20.9 points over the same period. On Wednesday my performance was higher +.01 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 Wednesday. the SPY was up +.64. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was down -.32 points.

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 11 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 11 strategies selected today 9 are Long, bullish in outlook. 2 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Quarterback 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 60.6 Bullish Pullback Long
2 59.1 Count De Monet Long
3 63.7 Downward Momentum Short
4 60.3 Looking for Bounce Long
5 63.2 Nice Chart Long
6 64.7 Power Hour Long Long
7 74.4 Quarterback Long
8 64.7 Tailwind Long
9 61.1 The 5 Day Bounce Long
10 50.8 Wait for the 8 Short
11 54 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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