Category: Mechanical Trading

How to start up mechanical trading?

I have been talked with many traders in the last 20 years, a lot of traders want to do the mechanical trading, let computer to take over. To do so, first you must have a time tested and proven winning trading strategy (or called trading system). How long is so-called time tested? It should be […]

Only this method is 100% mechanical

Entry at Bar Close (EBC)- only this method is 100% mechanical. Here are examples of mechanical trading with AbleTrendTS strategies. EBC Execution: Entry at Bar Close Execution is the simplest approach to using a mechanical trading system. After you have chosen your input parameters, the system will generate buy, sell, stop, or exit signals based […]

Risk Disclosure: Futures and forex trading contains substantial risk and is not for every investor. An investor could potentially lose all or more than the initial investment. Risk capital is money that can be lost without jeopardizing ones’ financial security or life style. Only risk capital should be used for trading and only those with sufficient risk capital should consider trading. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results.

Hypothetical Performance Disclosure: Hypothetical performance results have many inherent limitations, some of which are described below. no representation is being made that any account will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those shown; in fact, there are frequently sharp differences between hypothetical performance results and the actual results subsequently achieved by any particular trading program. One of the limitations of hypothetical performance results is that they are generally prepared with the benefit of hindsight. In addition, hypothetical trading does not involve financial risk, and no hypothetical trading record can completely account for the impact of financial risk of actual trading. for example, the ability to withstand losses or to adhere to a particular trading program in spite of trading losses are material points which can also adversely affect actual trading results. There are numerous other factors related to the markets in general or to the implementation of any specific trading program which cannot be fully accounted for in the preparation of hypothetical performance results and all which can adversely affect trading results.