Sep 13, 2019

“Downward Momentum” Leads 14 Algos, 3 Short: Holly Morning Huddle

Written by Katie Gomez

“Downward Momentum” Leads The Daily Regime of Optimized Algorithms

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

As of today, Friday, September 13, 2019, the return from my trading performance since January 1 stands at +129.7 accumulated profit points vs the benchmark SPY’s performance of +32.8 points over the same period. On Thursday my performance was higher +1.9 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 up +1.0. My Risk-On mode, which extends the holding period for trades until the day’s close, was up+0.1 points.

18 stocks traded yesterday: 12 long and 6 stocks traded short in the following sectors. 2/9 were in the Manufacturing sector.

Today’s a new day and I am prepared for the market open with 14 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 14 strategies selected today 11 are Long, bullish in outlook. 3 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. Win% Strategy L/S
1 59.9 Bullish Trend Change Long
2 68.4 Buyers Stepping In Long
3 66.7 Downward Dog Short
4 70.3 Downward Momentum Short
5 70 Float On Long
6 59.1 Little Big Guy Long
7 63.7 Looking for Bounce Long
8 60.2 Mighty Mouse Long
9 69.5 Nickelback Long
10 64.1 Putting on the Breaks Short
11 62.8 Quarterback Long
12 64.3 Strong Stock Pulling Back Long
13 65.5 Sunrise Mover Long
14 65.8 Tailwind Long

Have a great morning. See you in the markets!

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