Good Riddance February

Well February is over. Bring on March. February was a sleeper. I had a total of two trades. Yes, only two. Though the month produced a small profit, two trades is tough to sit through. To put it in perspective, last February had zero trades. But this is not a February "thing." February going back…
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Quiet February

It's been one quiet month of trading so far. Only two trades (see trade detail here) taken for the month. The setups simply haven't been there for my strategy. My system measures every tick to evaluate an opportunity. But so far, they have been few and far between. Last February the same strategy took zero…
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The Fed Rate Hike

So the Fed raised rates today. Finally, after hemming and hawing and a lot of threatening they followed through. At this point, perhaps the general population believes the Fed is still credible. But anyone who has played along at home knows, they have zero credibility left. Speaking of zero credibility, the same is true for…
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Source Code

Source code, or the code used to create software is sacred. For open source applications, there is no secret to the sauce. But to automated traders pretty much all source code is proprietary. Traders can spend years developing, tweaking and getting an automated strategy into production. So it is safe to say, there is a large perceived…
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