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by oem7110
Sun Mar 31, 2013 9:20 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: How many positions should I purchase in this case?
Replies: 5
Views: 3187

You could call this your "increase size after a price retracement" rule. One possibility is to think of five or ten different "increase size after a price retracement" rules. Write them down, and test each one of these rules against historical price data using software like Trading Blox. Then you w...
by oem7110
Sun Mar 31, 2013 11:23 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: How many positions should I purchase in this case?
Replies: 5
Views: 3187

How many positions should I purchase in this case?

Referring to followibg linked image, I would like to know how many positions I should purchase if price breaks the previous.

Does anyone have any suggestions?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions

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by oem7110
Wed Jan 23, 2013 9:13 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Question about turtle rules on maximum units?
Replies: 7
Views: 5056

Referring to your image, it seems to me that if 1% is set for max risk per trade (%), then 12 units for Max Directional Units equal to take 12% risk of total equity for those trades.

Will it be corrected?
Thanks everyone very much for any suggestions
by oem7110
Wed Jan 23, 2013 6:06 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Question about turtle rules on maximum units?
Replies: 7
Views: 5056

Someone must know how to define the numbers of units related to the percentage of total equity, even through Turtle rules is working at this moment or not. Referring to following statement for maximum position limits on turtle rules, I would like to know what percentage of my equity is for holding 1...
by oem7110
Tue Jan 22, 2013 10:20 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Question about turtle rules on maximum units?
Replies: 7
Views: 5056

Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:51 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: Question about turtle rules on maximum units?
Replies: 7
Views: 5056

Question about turtle rules on maximum units?

Referring to following statement for maximum position limits on turtle rules, I would like to know what percentage of my equity is for holding 12 Units for Single Direction. Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks in advance for any suggestions Single Market >>> 4 Units for Maximum Units Closely Co...
by oem7110
Mon Jan 07, 2013 10:44 am
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What position sizing should be used?
Replies: 7
Views: 4098

Thanks everyone very much for suggestions
by oem7110
Wed Jan 02, 2013 10:52 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What position sizing should be used?
Replies: 7
Views: 4098

This question is different from previous post on determining the position size, at this time, I have given 2 cases for comparison.

Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks everyone very much for any suggestions
Happy New Year
by oem7110
Wed Jan 02, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What position sizing should be used?
Replies: 7
Views: 4098

The win% on case 2 is higher than case 1, should the sizing be larger?

Thanks you very much for any suggestions
by oem7110
Wed Jan 02, 2013 4:46 pm
Forum: Money Management
Topic: What position sizing should be used?
Replies: 7
Views: 4098

What position sizing should be used?

What position size would you use based on following condition in general? Does anyone have any suggestions? Thanks in advance for any suggestions Happy New Year Case 1 Win% = 50% Avg Profit = 100 Loss% = 50% Avg Loss = 50 Position Sizing = 1 Unit Case 2 Win% = 67% Avg Profit = 100 Loss% = 33% Avg Lo...
by oem7110
Sun Dec 30, 2012 10:47 pm
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: How to draw a trend line?
Replies: 2
Views: 2321

How to draw a trend line?

Referring to following image, there are 2 trend lines,
Does anyone have any suggestions on how to select an right bottom to draw a trend line? so I would draw trendline[1] instead of trendline[2].

Thanks in advance for any suggestions

http://i1093.photobucket.com/albums/i43 ... ndLine.jpg
by oem7110
Mon Dec 03, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: Market Psychology
Topic: How do market response? when people get stress.
Replies: 14
Views: 20856

Will it be the Market Psychology? ... when markets are extra sensitive to seemingly meaningless news ... What do people usually do most? Buy at high level - Enter Long Positions ? Sell at low level - Exit Long Positions ? Does anyone have any suggestions on this assumption? Thanks in advance for any...
by oem7110
Sat Dec 01, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: Market Psychology
Topic: How do market response? when people get stress.
Replies: 14
Views: 20856

... when markets are extra sensitive to seemingly meaningless news ...

What do people usually do most?

Enter positions ? or Exit positions ?
Does anyone have any suggestions based on your experience?

Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Sat Dec 01, 2012 11:51 am
Forum: Market Psychology
Topic: How do market response? when people get stress.
Replies: 14
Views: 20856

When markets are extra sensitive, in general, will market tend to go UP or DOWN based on your experience?

Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks everyone very much for any suggestions
by oem7110
Fri Nov 30, 2012 5:04 pm
Forum: Market Psychology
Topic: How do market response? when people get stress.
Replies: 14
Views: 20856

Toosday wrote: ... when markets are extra sensitive to seemingly meaningless news ...
Can I say that this situation will be reflected on VIX? which will be higher, when markets are extra sensitive.

Thanks you very much for any suggestions
by oem7110
Thu Nov 29, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Market Psychology
Topic: How do market response? when people get stress.
Replies: 14
Views: 20856

How do market response? when people get stress.

When people get stress on market, and cannot make any complicated decision, will VIX reflect this situation? and how does market move responing to this behaviors? going UP or DOWN?

Does anyone have any suggestions?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions
by oem7110
Tue Nov 20, 2012 6:23 am
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Which plan is better in term of their performance?
Replies: 7
Views: 3046

I just make up the profit number, my intention is to know how to determine which plan is better for learning purpose.

Do you have any suggestions?
Thanks everyone very much for any suggestions
by oem7110
Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:35 am
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Which plan is better in term of their performance?
Replies: 7
Views: 3046

I don't see any measure of risk (i.e. drawdown,stddev or whatever) in your two performance tables so should we assume you are not interested in risk adjusted performance? . . . :? Let assume the risk for both systems are same, do you have any suggestions on which one is better? Thanks you very much...
by oem7110
Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:02 pm
Forum: Testing and Simulation
Topic: Which plan is better in term of their performance?
Replies: 7
Views: 3046

Which plan is better in term of their performance?

There are two performance for an assumed trading plans, and
Does anyone have any suggestions which plan will be better in term of their performance?
Thanks in advance for any suggestions

http://i1093.photobucket.com/albums/i43 ... /Plans.jpg
by oem7110
Fri Nov 16, 2012 3:10 am
Forum: Trend Indicators and Signals
Topic: Do you need to forecast if you follow your trading plan?
Replies: 0
Views: 7440

Do you need to forecast if you follow your trading plan?

If your trading plan already provide entry and exit signals, all you need to do is to follow it, do you still need to work on forecast? even through you know market is going to up / down in next week based on your forecast, but you still need to follow your trading plan no matter what happen in any ...