I guess it's not for me :D:D
Target reached 159K. Thanks for visiting this thread.
I think I've nudged the target amount at the peak, or atleast very very very close (was long 2 contracts with 23 points profit = 23 *...
Well personally i'd never say that I know everything and I assumed most people would think this. It seems that I have learned that there ARE...
Another question I want to ask my backtesting ET friends; when is a data sample large enough ? 1 year, 2 years, 20 years ? What is the cutoff...
If you want to backtest when to place an order, you also have to backtest when NOT to place an order ======>>>> infinite backtests. Nothing is...
It seems we have ALOT of profitable traders here on ET, who would’ve thought after all :D:D. All the proponents of backtesting must be profitable,...
I think it is very difficult to write good backtests. Let's take backtesting chart structures for example: You need to be forward thinking in...
only 500$ left for passing the target, what happened ?
It was my goal to get to that 9k target this week. Too bad it didnt happen....
When considerating multiple timeframes, you can hold your trade based on a longer TF and use the smaller TF for entry.
However I'm not sure if a...
Not happy with today, was up to 152k but somehow messed it all up, atleast more $ than yesterday.
So if I understand it correctly there are 3 types of backtests that you are mentioning
1) backtesting of a strict mathematical/"mechanical" rule...
What about this article from Al Brooks.
Happy with the result today, up 15 points so I can screw up atleast 1 trade tomorrow
Got my ass kicked, luckily it was not my own money.
Good point I think my problem was not being able to scale in since it was the end of the session. Also the margin of error is very tight on this...
Yes but you cannot know beforehand if its a counter trend trade, the spike could've gone higher.
What went wrong is that I entered with 2...
Ended the day with 1k less than the previous screenshot. Got stopped out on 2 long contracts right before the spike up.
Thanks but no, I want to pass this.
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