Like the moving Trading Places, which was released the same year that the Turtle story started in 1983, two people were having
Yes! 2020 is over.Goodbye!I hope 2021 will be a great year for you.For me, I'm excited for the new year.I'm excited about
What is Better: 30, 60, or 120-Minute Break-Out on ES.D?Here is a simple tutorial you can use as a foundation to build
When building trading systems, particularly intraday trading systems, you often run into the special conditions where you might want to stop trading.
With the Christmas season upon us, I thought it would be interesting to review how the S&P behaves in the days just
I was recently wondering if I could capture some of the end-of-day moves that can happen in stock index markets. These are
This is kind of a weird one. I was mulling over the question of what happens when the market opens up, i.e.
When I start to write a blog post, usually my process is this:Come up with a really bad pun for the title.Write
An ES Break-Out System with Unexpected ParametersI was recently testing the idea of a short term VBO strategy on ES utilizing very
I received several questions based upon a recent article by Curtis White called, A Better Regime Filter To Boost Returns. Readers were
"I’ve never seen a bad backtest” -- Dimitris Melas, head of research at MSCI.A backtest is a simulation of a trading strategy
When working in TradeStation's Development Environment (TDE), you may find yourself working on a strategy, function and paintbar all at the same
Have you ever wanted to use an external data within your TradeStation strategy, indicator or paint bar? There is no easy way
One problem with traditional backtesting is that it relies on the presupposition that there are repeating predictive patterns in the market. In
Wouldn’t it be great to have an indicator that will help tell you when you are in a major bull or bear
Last Trade Was a Loser Filter – To Use or Not To UsePremiseA major component of the Turtle algorithm was to skip
When you see the performance of a trading system, how do you know it's okay? How do you know it's the right
The Complete Turtle EasyLanguage – Almost!I have seen a plethora of posts on the Turtle trading strategies where the rules and code
A different strategy for each day of the week? Sounds crazy, but is it?I have written about “Turnaround Tuesday” before.This simple strategy
Most algo traders are always on the lookout for new ideas to test and evaluate. I’m no exception.How about 15 price patterns
In last week's article I demonstrated some of the amazing things you can do with EasyLanguage. Knowing EasyLanguage allows you to rise above
In last week's article I talked about how EasyLanguage helped me transform from a losing trader into a winning trader. In this week's article
Do you have a trading super power? I do.It's knowing EasyLanguage! Yep, that's my trading super power and I'm going to explain why.
90% of traders out there build strategies the wrong way. How do I know that? It shows up in the statistics –