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“Float On” Leads 7 Algos, 5 Long: Holly Morning Huddle
Apr 30, 2018
“Float On” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms
Good morning. “‘Float On’, today’s high performing algorithm, headlines the Holly Morning Huddle Report.”
As of today, Monday, April 30, 2018, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +138.4 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +43.0 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 Thusday. the SPY was up +.3. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +1.4 points.
17 stocks traded yesterday: 10 long and 7 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 5/17 were in the Manufacturing sector.
|FTD||L||Wholesale Trade||Flower, Nursery Stock, and Florists’ Supplies Merchant Wholesalers|
|SLCA||L||Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||Other Nonmetallic Mineral Mining and Quarrying|
|AQ||S||Manufacturing||Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing|
|VET||S||Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction|
|BDN||S||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||Lessors of Nonresidential Buildings (except Miniwarehouses)|
|GGP||S||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||Lessors of Nonresidential Buildings (except Miniwarehouses)|
|SOI||S||Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction||Support Activities for Mining|
|ORC||S||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||Other Activities Related to Real Estate|
|GCAP||S||Finance and Insurance||Commodity Contracts Dealing|
|TSS||L||Finance and Insurance||Financial Transactions Processing, Reserve, and Clearinghouse Activities|
|XYL||L||Manufacturing||Pump and Compressor Manufacturing|
|UNIT||L||Real Estate and Rental and Leasing||Other Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Rental and Leasing|
|OPK||L||Manufacturing||Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing|
|ELY||L||Manufacturing||Sporting and Athletic Goods Manufacturing|
Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 7 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 7 strategies selected today 5 are Long, bullish in outlook. 2 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Float On strategy, in the list below, has the highest Win % heading into the Open based on optimized, backtested scenarios.
Here are the algos:
|5||61.6||Power Hour Short||Short|
|6||60.5||Putting on the Breaks||Short|
|7||59.6||Strong Stock Pulling Back||Long|
Have a great morning. See you in the markets!
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