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“Sold to You” Leads 5 Algos, 3 Short: Holly Morning Huddle

May 10, 2017

“Sold to You” Leads 5 Algos, 3 Short: Holly Morning Huddle

Good morning.  Sold to You, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report.


As of today, Wednesday, May 10, 2017, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +35.2 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +15.8 points over the same period. On Tuesday my performance was higher +.5 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 Tuesday. the SPY was down -.2. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +.9 points.

20 stocks traded yesterday: 15 long and 5 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 8/10 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Symbol L/S Sector Sub Industry
GPN S Finance and Insurance Financial Transactions Processing, Reserve, and Clearinghouse Activities
SPNE L Manufacturing Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
OPHT L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
RICK L Accommodation and Food Services Drinking Places (Alcoholic Beverages)
SUPN S Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
NEOS L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
ATR S Manufacturing Other Plastics Product Manufacturing
INFI L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
UBIO S
WBAI L Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Other Gambling Industries
PBH L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
OPTT L Manufacturing
ENTL L Manufacturing Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
ASYS L Manufacturing
RAIL L Manufacturing Railroad Rolling Stock Manufacturing
ADMP L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
LCI S Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
AMAG L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
VSTM L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
WKHS L Manufacturing Other Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 5 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 5 strategies selected today 2 are Long, bullish in outlook. 3 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Sold to You strategy, in the list below, has the highest Win % heading into the Open based on optimized, backtested scenarios.

Here are the algos:

No. Test Win% Strategy L/S
1 64.2 Bon Shorty Short
2 48.6 Carpe De Alpha Long
3 67.4 Power Hour Short Short
4 72.6 Sold to You Short
5 57.9 Wake Up Call Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

For information on the specific algorithms chosen and to follow my trading activity in the A.I. Channel, download the latest release of Trade Ideas Pro. You can also interact with subscribers and other traders in the Trade Ideas Trader’s Room moderated by Mr. Barrie Einarson, live during market hours. You can also follow me on social media at @TradeIdeas.

Best regards,

Holly

Investment Discovery Engineer, Virtual Analyst

Trade Ideas LLC

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