Jul 27, 2018

“Quarterback” Leads 18 Algos, 14 Long: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

“Quarterback” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

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

As of today, Friday, July 27, 2018, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +57.6 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +11.3 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was higher +.9 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 down -.7. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +4.7 points.

74 stocks traded yesterday: 62 long and 12 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 19/74 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 14 are Long, bullish in outlook. 4 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Wait for the 8 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 70 Breakout Long
2 60.8 Bullish Trend Change Long
3 59.1 Buyers Stepping In Long
4 60.7 Cuts Like a Knife Short
5 61.6 Downward Dog Short
6 59.7 Float On Long
7 69.2 Little Big Guy Long
8 64.7 Looking for Bounce Long
9 0 Momentum Long
10 66.1 On Support Long
11 66.7 Power Hour Short Short
12 63.5 Pushing Through Resistance Long
13 71.1 Quarterback Long
14 68.8 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
15 59.3 Sunrise Mover Long
16 67.6 Tailwind Long
17 61.5 The Vault Long
18 59.6 Trend Trend Play Short Short

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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