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“Topping Formation” Leads 11 Algos, 3 Short: Holly Morning Huddle
Mar 28, 2017
‘Topping Formation’ Strategy Leads the Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms
Good morning. Topping Formation, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report.
As of today, Tuesday, March 28, 2017, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +23.8 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +10.1 points over the same period. On Monday my performance was lower -0.42 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 Monday. the SPY was down -.24. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was down -0.4 points.
13 stocks traded yesterday: 8 long and 5 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 5/13 were in the Manufacturing sector.
|PBYI||S||Manufacturing||Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|
|RYI||S||Wholesale Trade||Metal Service Centers and Other Metal Merchant Wholesalers|
|ZEUS||L||Manufacturing||Rolling and Drawing of Purchased Steel|
|NSM||L||Finance and Insurance||Mortgage and Nonmortgage Loan Brokers|
|CRWS||L||Manufacturing||Broadwoven Fabric Mills|
|SLD||L||Finance and Insurance||Miscellaneous Intermediation|
|GNE||L||Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||Oil and Gas Extraction|
|CSIQ||L||Manufacturing||Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing|
|ENT||L||Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation||All Other Amusement and Recreation Industries|
|CHMI||L||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||Lessors of Residential Buildings and Dwellings|
|DFIN||S||Finance and Insurance||All Other Financial Investment Activities|
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 8 are Long, bullish in outlook. 3 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Topping Formation strategy, in the list below, has the highest Win % heading into the Open based on optimized, backtested scenarios.
Here are the algos:
|1||65||Cant Stop It||Long|
|2||55.7||Carpe De Alpha||Long|
|3||59.6||Knocking on Resistance||Short|
|4||66.7||Looking for Bounce||Long|
|6||62.1||Power Hour Long||Long|
|7||67||Power Hour Short||Short|
|8||63.4||Pushing Through Resistance||Long|
|11||54||Wake Up Call||Long|
Have a great morning. See you in the markets!
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