So, your strategy is to sell at 2174 and to buy back at 2180? That's a guaranteed loss of 6 points.
My suggestion is to stay away.
The expected value of this strategy (given that you have a finite amount of money in the trading account) is the complete loss of capital. To see...
1. There is a debate going on about how to properly calculate the mortality rate while the epidemic/pandemic is still under way. One way is to...
First, it's not "corvid 19", but "covid-19".
With regards to the "black swan", I assume that you are referring to Nassim Taleb's theories....
I run an automated trading system, and it's up 48% year to date. The price and order flow patterns that it trades under normal volatility are...
We don't need floor traders. They are just an anachronism.
WTF is her problem?
End of the world sucks. That's because even if you are right, and are holding massive short positions, you would not be able to cash out.
Did it go up again? IB page shows ES intraday initial margin as $22,282.40
What's the typical risk-adjusted return that the banks realize in FX trading? What's a typical Sharpe ratio?
Automate your plan, and automate order submission.
What about 'em five donkeys that you had? And I believe you had half a dozen ponies, as well? Also wondering what happens if a donkey copulates...
Same here, I am up about 13% in October. Wild swings triggered more trades than usual (I run a fully automated trading system).
I don't get it. RedHat annual income is $259M. IBM paid $34B. So, it would take
$34B / $259M = 131 years
131 years for IBM to get even on that...
Consider the following trade:
bought 100 shares of stock XYZ at $100 per share
sold 100 shares of stock XYZ at $120 per share
Profit = 100...
The 0.1% probability is over the infinite time horizon.
No, these probabilities are the same, no matter how good or how bad the system is. What...
I believe your assessment is too apocalyptic. Here are the actual numbers:
Probability of a 99.9% drawdown is 0.1%.
Consider odd angles. Through trial and error, I found that positioning monitors at the 45 degrees angle yields the most profitable trading results.
You can not make money with just 6 monitors. I have 24 monitors, and I am barely break-even. 48 monitors is the absolute minimum to compete.
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