Category Archives: Price Action Strategies

Performance Of Premium Signals And Mean-Reversion Strategies

Below are performance results for our Premium Signals and Mean-Reversion strategies.

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Profiting From Random Strategies

The bulk of trading strategies are random because they are either overfitted to noise or are the result of selection bias. However, there are ways of even profiting from random strategies. In this article I outline the general idea and … Continue reading

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Best Lookback Period in Position Trading With Price Patterns

Price Action Lab allows systematic and also discretionary position traders to analyze historical price series and determine the best lookback period in the context of price patterns. In this article, the best lookback period is determined in the case of … Continue reading

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Unexploited Trading Opportunities Exist But Are Hard to Identify

Last year, I devoted substantial time and effort in upgrading the capabilities of my data-mining algorithms. I thought that was necessary because the rate at which signals are exploited has increased due to the widespread availability and use of quantitative … Continue reading

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Increasing the length of Price Patterns in Short-Term Trading

The optimum length of short-term price action patterns used to generate entry and exit signals depends on market conditions and cannot be determined in advance. It often pays to use a mix of patterns that respond to different market conditions. In short-term trading there … Continue reading

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Update on the Performance of a Machine Designed System For Trading Forex

A system for trading GBPUSD based on daily data was machine designed by Price Action Lab on June 5, 2012. This post is an update on the performance of this system.

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