Jul 10, 2019

“Nickelback” Leads 18 Algos, 12 Long: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

“Nickelback” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

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

As of today, Wednesday, July 10, 2019, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +127.4 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +28.7 points over the same period. On Tuesday my performance was higher +1.0 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 Tuesday, the SPY was up +0.4. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up +0.9 points.

23 stocks traded yesterday: 20 long and 3 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 10/23 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 12 are Long, bullish in outlook. 6 are Short, bearish in outlook. Ready for anything. The Nickelback 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 59.8 Breakout Long
2 63.6 Bullish Pullback Long
3 66.7 Close to a cross Long
4 63 Downward Dog Short
5 62 Downward Momentum Short
6 70.3 Float On Long
7 62.3 Got Dough Wants To Go Long
8 62.1 Little Big Guy Long
9 65.5 Looking for Bounce Long
10 64.9 Nice Chart Long
11 79.4 Nickelback Long
12 61.8 On Support Long
13 72.7 Putting on the Breaks Short
14 67.9 Quarterback Long
15 64 Selling Strength Short
16 74.4 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
17 61.7 Topping Formation Short
18 62.9 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

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