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by freeman
Fri Dec 09, 2011 9:32 am
Forum: Testing Software
Topic: Anyone here familiar with MT4?
Replies: 10
Views: 9606

I wrote a script that downloads the daily OHLC data for the instruments in my portfolio, a script that processes entry/exit orders spit out from TB, and a script that enters all positions to synch with TB. looks like you have sorted then: ) i was trying to access and and go through there .dat and ....
by freeman
Thu Dec 08, 2011 5:11 am
Forum: Testing Software
Topic: Anyone here familiar with MT4?
Replies: 10
Views: 9606

I was up till 230AM last night working on an MT4 script that will automatically place orders with my broker based on Blox output. I am coming along slowly but steadily; it sure is satisfying as your code comes together and you get your desired output piece by piece... How did u go with the mt4 data...
by freeman
Thu Jan 15, 2009 6:44 am
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: The Best system in the world
Replies: 2
Views: 2636

ya,, net 5000% is pretty good by any standard :lol:
by freeman
Wed Jan 14, 2009 3:35 pm
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: The Best system in the world
Replies: 2
Views: 2636

The Best system in the world

lol,,so they claim.

www.doubling-forex-robot.com

Our system is legal,it says,,but i dont understand why it is legal ,,lol,1 for the suckers.
by freeman
Tue Nov 04, 2008 9:30 pm
Forum: Testing Software
Topic: Software for visual inspection of charts
Replies: 8
Views: 5222

Re: Software for visual inspection of charts

Which software is best for visual inspection of charts and basic technical analysis? Consider the following: 1) ease to set up and work with ASCII data files; 2) simplicity; 3) practicality. I look forward to your suggestions. Have u looked at http://www.esignal.com/ then if u use it in TB ull need...
by freeman
Fri Oct 31, 2008 6:05 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: too much bad news no 87 scenario yet
Replies: 26
Views: 15147

worst oct since 87

MarketWatch Bulletin

Major stocks close month down 14-17%,dow has worst October since 1987.

Spot on Barli
by freeman
Tue Sep 30, 2008 2:33 pm
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: The short side and trend following
Replies: 41
Views: 20621

Have u heard of the the saying (what goes up must come down)Known in the trading world as cycles. Futures never go much higher than the last high simply because theres more money in the markets,but it still needs to cycle back down. Fundmentals,no thanks,,,the USD has weakened over the last few yrs ...
by freeman
Thu Aug 28, 2008 9:37 am
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: Database of fundamental stock data
Replies: 4
Views: 3145

I have found http://www.stockfetcher.com/ui2/index.php good and well priced.
by freeman
Sat Jun 14, 2008 4:08 pm
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: realtick
Replies: 0
Views: 2750

realtick

Has any had any experience with www.realtick.com ?

Thanks in advance
by freeman
Fri May 30, 2008 3:41 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Advanced money mgmt techniques?
Replies: 15
Views: 11822

yes i agree,and heres a idea,use a basic MM with ur system to get the bases,then use the win\loss ratio, average trade size,winingBars,LoosingBars ect ect to build a advance MM.
The world of thoughts to experiment with are never ending,dont u just love it :D
by freeman
Sat May 24, 2008 3:37 am
Forum: Trader Psychology
Topic: Trusting your system
Replies: 24
Views: 23208

Barli,maybe Winton A)They had capital to begin with and are adding ,and/or is adding capitial from new clients. B)There system is fresh and is optimized to the current market conditions. This brings me bck to reoptimization of your systems for the window of data you built it on,but thats another pos...
by freeman
Wed May 21, 2008 1:27 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Advanced money mgmt techniques?
Replies: 15
Views: 11822

Here's a link for u,youll find the history of money management and resource's to study ect.

http://finance.martinsewell.com/money-management/
by freeman
Thu May 15, 2008 3:41 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: Corn trend?
Replies: 3
Views: 3015

Enjoy your losses and let it remind you that you are know closer to winner. :D
by freeman
Sat Apr 19, 2008 1:24 pm
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Long term trend following on equities a fool's game?
Replies: 64
Views: 33268

Its also a good idea to test loong only systems 1929-32,67-82 & of course while your at it 87-88,97-98,2002 areas.
But of course you dont have to trade these system's in bear markets :wink:
by freeman
Fri Mar 28, 2008 3:16 am
Forum: Data Providers and other non testing software
Topic: Awesome Free Online Charting Package
Replies: 1
Views: 2876

Hi there,i posted this 1 sumtime ago,its the same data that cmc(spreadbeaters)use,so if u use them it best to test with this data.
I like the supertrend indicator and has served me well over the yrs.
by freeman
Thu Feb 21, 2008 5:32 pm
Forum: Trader Psychology
Topic: Making the right decision in limit up or limit down
Replies: 11
Views: 10790

If u trade daily bars try to enter at the best price the next day by using a intraday system to enter your long position...eg ur next long signal on a 15m or hrly,use your intraday stop for the day,u can then start to merge your longer term stop in by start stretching your stops futher on time frame...
by freeman
Wed Apr 18, 2007 1:56 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: coffee
Replies: 11
Views: 8027

I beleive they call that indicator pileing,but useing short systems\stradegy's with over all direction(trendFollow)works. intresting summer corrilation,i was thinking crossing the usual linear weather correlation ,,,u think the low dips are getting higher cause of global warming??
by freeman
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:54 pm
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Cats out of the BAG LTTF VS SWINGING
Replies: 34
Views: 30734

I think alot of people try to trade and aim to high,always trying to get the max from there moves,this is always not the case,to make a regular(desposable) income,take the euro for instance,moves on average 80pips per day,all u wont is 10-20pips aday of the pie,any more then its just a greed factor ...
by freeman
Sat Apr 07, 2007 11:26 am
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: coffee
Replies: 11
Views: 8027

Spectra,hope last post didnt come as a smarty pants,,was ment to be a cheeky grin instead laugh :roll: ,,,,ur summer thought inspired some of my own,,we all know how weather plays a role on grains ect,wonder if could put the forcast weather data correlation into TBB?http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/info...
by freeman
Thu Apr 05, 2007 12:30 pm
Forum: Futures Markets
Topic: coffee
Replies: 11
Views: 8027

Ya,most people prefer cold drinks then :lol: ,OJ,water stocks ect,just a thought never tested it yet.