200 Day Moving Average Breakout

200 Day Moving Average Breakout

The purpose of this indicator is to detect when the price breaks below the 200-day moving average line.

The purpose of this indicator is to detect when the price breaks below the 200-day moving average line.

200 Day Moving Average Breakout

200-Day Moving Average Strategy Example

200-Day Moving Average Strategy Example

This post explains how to create a new strategy from a custom indicator. Start by creating a custom indicator to capture the cross down of the 200-day moving average.

This post explains how to create a new strategy from a custom indicator. Start by creating a custom indicator to capture the cross down of the 200-day moving average.

200-Day Moving Average Strategy Example

About

What is Tradoso

Tradoso is an app that lets you create automated trading strategies that use Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning without the need for complex software or coding skills.

Tradoso is an app that lets you create automated trading strategies that use Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning without the need for complex software or coding skills.

What is Tradoso

Alerts and Notifications

Alerts and Notifications

You can get alerts whenever your strategy has an order related event. These events are:

You can get alerts whenever your strategy has an order related event.

Alerts and Notifications

Auto train is there to help you test different training sets. It allows you to generate a set of training points easily to test different scenarios. Auto train will create training trades at random, so these may not be optimum for a given strategy.

Auto train is there to help you test different training sets. It allows you to generate a set of training points easily to test different scenarios. Auto train will create training trades at random, so these may not be optimum for a given strategy.

Auto Training

Bearish Bollinger Squeeze

Bearish Bollinger Squeeze

The Bollinger band plots a moving average together with an upper and lower band. The width of the band is a measure of the price volatility at that point.

The Bollinger band plots a moving average together with an upper and lower band. The width of the band is a measure of the price volatility at that point.

Bearish Bollinger Squeeze

Blind Testing and Forward Test a Trading Strategy

How to Blind Test and Forward Test a Trading Strategy

First of all what is blind testing and forward testing? When you design a trading strategy, you will normally look at a historical price chart and see how the strategy performs against some parts of that data series.

First of all what is blind testing and forward testing? When you design a trading strategy, you will normally look at a historical price chart and see how the strategy performs against some parts of that data series.

How to Blind Test and Forward Test a Trading Strategy

Bullish MACD Crossover

Bullish MACD Crossover

The purpose of this indicator is to detect the crossover of the MACD oscillator lines. A bullish crossover happens when the MACD line crosses up through the signal line.

The purpose of this indicator is to detect the crossover of the MACD oscillator lines. A bullish crossover happens when the MACD line crosses up through the signal line.

Bullish MACD Crossover

Bullish Momentum Breakout

Bullish Momentum Breakout

This indicator will detect breakouts of upwards price momentum. To detect rising price momentum we can use the fact that candle lengths tend to increase when momentum is rising quickly, either to the upside or downside.

This indicator will detect breakouts of upwards price momentum. To detect rising price momentum we can use the fact that candle lengths tend to increase when momentum is rising quickly, either to the upside or downside.

Bullish Momentum Breakout

Checking Strategy Performance

Checking Strategy Performance

When you use a trading strategy, the short term success of that strategy can depend on certain factors like stop losses, take profit, position sizing and so on. A poor strategy can sometimes be masked by creative trade management.

When you use a trading strategy, the short term success of that strategy can depend on certain factors like stop losses, take profit, position sizing and so on. A poor strategy can sometimes be masked by creative trade management.

Checking Strategy Performance

Creating a Moving Average Crossover Indicator

Creating a Moving Average Crossover

One of the most used pairs is the 50/200 day moving average. So we’ll use that pair for this example.

One of the most used pairs is the 50/200 day moving average. So we’ll use that pair for this example.

Creating a Moving Average Crossover

Creating and Training a New Strategy

Creating a New Strategy

This tutorial explains how to create and train a new strategy.

This tutorial explains how to create and train a new strategy.

Creating a New Strategy

Detecting RSI Divergence

Detecting RSI Divergence

A divergence happens when there’s a difference between the direction of the chart’s price line and its indicator line. For example, when the price is rising temporarily but the RSI indicator line is falling, this is called a divergence.

A divergence happens when there’s a difference between the direction of the chart’s price line and its indicator line. For example, when the price is rising temporarily but the RSI indicator line is falling, this is called a divergence.

Detecting RSI Divergence

Develop Your Own Trading Strategy in 5 Easy Steps

Develop Your Own Trading Strategy in 5 Easy Steps

Any trading strategy has to start with an idea or concept. To start this need be little more than a notion of the characteristics that your system will have.

Any trading strategy has to start with an idea or concept. To start this need be little more than a notion of the characteristics that your system will have.

Develop Your Own Trading Strategy in 5 Easy Steps

Engulfing Candle Detector with Gap

Engulfing Candle Detector with Gap

This tutorial explains how to add additional logic to a standard candle detector.

This tutorial explains how to add additional logic to a standard candle detector.

Engulfing Candle Detector with Gap

FAQ

FAQ

What kind of strategies can I create? There’s no limit. A strategy can be really simple, such as trading at a certain time of day, or on an indicator event like a crossover. Or a strategy can be highly complex, and use many different inputs and rules and even combine with other experts to produce a consensus result.

What kind of strategies can I create? There’s no limit. A strategy can be really simple, such as trading at a certain time of day, or on an indicator event like a crossover. Or a strategy can be highly complex, and use many different inputs and rules and even combine with other experts to produce a consensus result.

FAQ

Getting Started

Testing a strategy

Creating a new strategy. Go to the chart page and load the symbol and timeframe of your choice.

Creating a new strategy. Go to the chart page and load the symbol and timeframe of your choice.

Testing a strategy

Higher Highs, Bullish Trend Indicator

Higher Highs, Bullish Trend Indicator

A way to detect a bullish trend is when the chart begins to make higher highs, and higher lows over a certain period. We'll show here how to create an indicator to detect higher highs.

A way to detect a bullish trend is when the chart begins to make higher highs, and higher lows over a certain period. We'll show here how to create an indicator to detect higher highs.

Higher Highs, Bullish Trend Indicator

How to Back Test a Strategy

How to Back Test a Strategy

This tutorial explains how to perform a strategy back test. A back test runs a strategy against historical price data and tells you what the performance would have been during that period.

This tutorial explains how to perform a strategy back test. A back test runs a strategy against historical price data and tells you what the performance would have been during that period.

How to Back Test a Strategy

How to Create a Watchlist

How to Create a Watchlist

A watchlist is a list of symbols that appears in the left sidebar.

A watchlist is a list of symbols that appears in the left sidebar.

How to Create a Watchlist

How to Identify Bearish Tops

How to Identify Bearish Tops

One way to classify a bearish top is to look for inflection points in the second order rate of change of price movements.

One way to classify a bearish top is to look for inflection points in the second order rate of change of price movements.

How to Identify Bearish Tops

How to Stress Test a Trading Strategy

How to Stress Test a Trading Strategy

Once you have a working strategy, you can apply a stress test. A stress test runs a number of different tests to see how a strategy might perform under different market conditions and scenarios. A stress test produces a range of performance outcomes and the medians.

Once you have a working strategy, you can apply a stress test. A stress test runs a number of different tests to see how a strategy might perform under different market conditions and scenarios. A stress test produces a range of performance outcomes and the medians.

How to Stress Test a Trading Strategy

Importing Training Data

Importing Training Data

If you have a set of trades in a CSV file or other format you can easily import these to train your strategy rather than entering training points manually.

If you have a set of trades in a CSV file or other format you can easily import these to train your strategy rather than entering training points manually.

Importing Training Data

Oftentimes we use chart indicators and studies to try to understand price action. That understanding is one of the components we use when buying or selling in any financial market.

Oftentimes we use chart indicators and studies to try to understand price action. That understanding is one of the components we use when buying or selling in any financial market.

Indicator Builder Overview

This tutorial explains how to create a basic custom indicator. For this example, we’ll create an indicator that looks for a pair of adjacent white candles, and produces a sell signal when detected.

This tutorial explains how to create a basic custom indicator. For this example, we’ll create an indicator that looks for a pair of adjacent white candles, and produces a sell signal when detected.

Manual Training

Manual Training

With manual training, you train a strategy by marking a few example trades on the chart. These example trades make up the data from which the machine learning system generates its trading algorithm.

With manual training, you train a strategy by marking a few example trades on the chart. These example trades make up the data from which the machine learning system generates its trading algorithm.

Manual Training

Optimizing a Trading Strategy

Optimizing a Trading Strategy

This post describes how optimization works.

Select an available strategy from the list on this page. Make sure that the strategy has been trained and that back testing produces acceptable results. Click on the optimize icon in the toolbar.

Optimizing a Trading Strategy

Price Mean Reversion

Price Mean Reversion

This mean reversion strategy is similar to the Bollinger swing trade. It triggers a buy when the price moves more than a set distance below the moving average and a sell when it moves more than a set distance above the moving average line.

This mean reversion strategy is similar to the Bollinger swing trade. It triggers a buy when the price moves more than a set distance below the moving average and a sell when it moves more than a set distance above the moving average line.

Price Mean Reversion

Price-Volume Divergence

Price-Volume Divergence

A divergence between the price of a security and its trade volume is often used as buy or sell signal. For example, when the price is rising on low volume this can suggest the market is overbought and due a correction.

A divergence between the price of a security and its trade volume is often used as buy or sell signal. For example, when the price is rising on low volume this can suggest the market is overbought and due a correction.

Price-Volume Divergence

What is AI and how can it help my trading?

What is AI and how can it help my trading?

AI or artificial intelligence is defined loosely as machines demonstrating a level of intelligence. This is rather a broad term and can mean many different things depending on the context.

AI or artificial intelligence is defined loosely as machines demonstrating a level of intelligence. This is rather a broad term and can mean many different things depending on the context.

What is AI and how can it help my trading?