Here's what i read in a post:
Generally speaking, IB only sends a message when something changes. So if a trade occurs at the same price and...
How do they perform?
Returns Rate? Drawdown? Losing streak?
I would like to know because I could see how a purchasable (but...
One of the systems which still work is moving averages. I think moving averages, as a simple tool that everyone can understand and use easily,...
Actually what're the requirements of being an automated trader?
I'm not good at programing. :(
Does it mean I couldn't create a porfitable...
Apart from Neoticker, is there any alternative?
Does Tradestation has this replay ability (replay tick or 1min data)?
"Stop trading before it gets to bankruptcy?"
Maybe it's already too late then.
Mental stops are good in the sense that it can avoid being stop-hunted. :)
I'm thought of a special stop-loss order called timed physical...
A stop-loss scheme is a must, no matter what format you take (eg mental, physical, hedging).
I have yet to meet a trader who is...
It should be "the market", NOT just price.
What do you mean by "add to's"?
It's traditional wisdom that one must use stops to protect itself, be it mental or physical.
What market do you trade?
For me, the market I trade sometimes move 50-300pips within a second or so. However I never get killed by all these...
Oh I see - scalping!
How about if you're scalping, but all of a sudden, the market moves dramatically against your position?
Me too. :(
Wavemaster, you are so naughty! :mad:
Quite many people don't use stop-loss at all, be it physical or mental.
I'm interested to know why. :)
Sometimes giving one's system out may be beneficial.
If there're more people to follow (but NOT too many), the signals become more reliable &...
Even if he told us some juicy numbers, how could we, as ordinary persons, figure out his methods? Unless we have access to his trading records,...
Average may not mean anything to you.
You is you. Your case can be well below the average. You can control the outcome, right?
Encourage someone to kidnap him? :p
Thanks for your advice.
Although I was sort of joking previously :D, it did bring me some interests about automated trading.
I may find a...
If you have discipline to follow your discretion and time to watch the price second by second, it's a good strategy.
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