May 11, 2018

“Selling Strength” Leads 8 Algos, 2 Short: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

“Selling Strength” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

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

As of today, Friday, May 11, 2018, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +146.5 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +48.4 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was higher +.4 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 +2.5. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was flat.

15 stocks traded yesterday: 15 long stocks traded in the following sectors. 7/15 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Symbol L/S Sector Sub Industry
INSP L Manufacturing Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
GTT L Information Other Telecommunications
AVDL L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
OMI L Wholesale Trade Medical, Dental, and Hospital Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
CARS L Wholesale Trade Automobile and Other Motor Vehicle Merchant Wholesalers
NOAH L Finance and Insurance Investment Advice
LOMA L Manufacturing Cement Manufacturing
TRGP L Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction Support Activities for Mining
LCI L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
JNCE L Manufacturing Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
AIG L Finance and Insurance Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
TCMD L Manufacturing Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
VTR L Real Estate and Rental and Leasing Lessors of Other Real Estate Property
TEL L Manufacturing Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 8 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 8 strategies selected today 6 are Long, bullish in outlook. 2 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Selling Strength 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 69.7 Power Hour Long Long
2 66.4 Pushing Through Resistance Long
3 61.4 Putting on the Breaks Short
4 60 Quarterback Long
5 70.3 Selling Strength Short
6 59.3 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
7 61.1 Sunrise Mover Long
8 59.6 The 5 Day Bounce Long

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.Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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