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By Richard L. Weissman

A large choice of versatile buying and selling platforms that mix refined technical research with buying and selling psychology theory.
Mechanical buying and selling structures examines the advance strategy for selecting and utilizing mechanical buying and selling structures along side dealer psychology. This e-book discusses the benefits and downsides of mechanical buying and selling platforms the hazards in process improvement and the way to prevent them the optimum equipment for back-testing buying and selling structures place sizing and different possibility quantification instruments and strategies of enhancing charges of go back on investments with no considerably expanding chance. most significantly, via a close exam of varied different types of unsuccessful dealer character characteristics (e.g., fearfulness, greed, and impatience), the publication recommends sorts of buying and selling structures for a various array of dealer types.
Richard L. Weissman (Port Richey, FL) has seventeen years event as a dealer and developer of buying and selling platforms. He at present presents autonomous session an d education companies to investors and threat administration execs within the parts of technical research, possibility administration, and dealer psychology.

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5% moving average envelope of a 21-day MA and profit targets of the MA or 1% of entry and 5% of entry price fail-safe stop loss. Includes data from December 31, 1997, to December 31, 2003. Note: All trade summaries include $100 round-turn trade deductions for slippage and commissions. ©2004 CQG, Inc. All rights reserved worldwide. 24 MECHANICAL TRADING SYSTEMS Ichimoku Kinkou Hyou is similar to the traditional western moving average crossovers except that the moving average parameters are specifically set to 9 and 26 periods.

PRICE-TRIGGERED TREND-FOLLOWING INDICATORS: DONCHIAN’S CHANNEL BREAKOUT Richard Donchian’s nth period or channel breakout system is not only a price-triggered trend-following indicator, but also a comprehensive stop and reverse trading system. 11 The reason this simple trading system is so successful is that it capitalizes on one of the primary psychological flaws of novice traders: their desire to buy bottoms and sell tops. 5 standard deviations beyond the 20-day moving average. Results include data from December 31, 2002, to December 31, 2003.

All rights reserved worldwide. 25 26 MECHANICAL TRADING SYSTEMS moving average is between the other two, it triggers liquidation of open positions and neutrality until all three are again correctly aligned. Ichimoku Kinkou Hyou also has a three-moving-average version that includes the introduction of a 52-period moving average. As with its two-moving-average system, this version contains a whipsaw waiting period that requires that both longer-term moving averages have turned in direction of crossover prior to entry.

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