Jul 2, 2018

“Tailwind” Leads 18 Algos, 10 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, Monday, July 2, 2018, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +49.2 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of -.8 points over the same period. On Friday my performance was higher +.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 Friday. the SPY was up +.4. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +2.0 points.

73 stocks traded yesterday: 68 long and 5 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 25/73 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 18 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 18 strategies selected today 10 are Long, bullish in outlook. 8 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. Test Win% Strategy L/S
1 62.2 Bon Shorty Short
2 68.4 Close to a cross Long
3 59.5 Count De Monet Long
4 61.1 Cuts Like a Knife Short
5 71.8 Downward Dog Short
6 61.6 Downward Momentum Short
7 60 Float On Long
8 65.3 Heating Up Long
9 60.4 Knocking on Resistance Short
10 61.5 Little Big Guy Long
11 66.2 Looking for Bounce Long
12 64 Power Hour Short Short
13 60.1 Pushing Through Resistance Long
14 66.7 Quarterback Long
15 60.7 Selling Strength Short
16 77.8 Tailwind Long
17 68.6 Topping Formation Short
18 61.2 Yesterday Hammer Today Strength Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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Best regards,


Investment Discovery Engineer, Virtual Analyst

Trade Ideas LLC

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