Mar 9, 2018

“Tailwind” Leads 10 Algos, 8 Long: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

“Tailwind” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

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

As of today, Friday, March 9, 2018, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +117.5 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +50.5 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was lower -0.7 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 up +1.3. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +.3 points.

14 stocks traded yesterday: 14 long stocks traded in the following sectors. 1/2 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Symbol L/S Sector Sub Industry
ADMS L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
TCMD L Manufacturing Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
LXFT L Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Computer Systems Design and Related Services
SYNH L Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
HIIQ L Health Care and Social Assistance Other Outpatient Care Centers
SSTI L Information Software Publishers
ZN L Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Support Activities for Mining
TUES L Retail Trade Other Direct Selling Establishments
HTGM L Manufacturing Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
FNSR L Manufacturing Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
NTNX L Manufacturing Manufacturing and Reproducing Magnetic and Optical Media
IMMR L Manufacturing Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
MU L Manufacturing Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 10 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 10 strategies selected today 8 are Long, bullish in outlook. 2 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Tailwind 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 69.1 Breakout Long
2 65.5 Bullish Pullback Long
3 59.6 Downward Dog Short
4 69.2 Float On Long
5 59.3 Nickelback Long
6 69.2 Putting on the Breaks Short
7 63.3 Quarterback Long
8 61.4 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
9 65.1 Sunrise Mover Long
10 68.4 Tailwind Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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