04.11.2014

Jk Video Blog 041114

by Joe Krutsinger
This is our weekly "Blind Walk Forward" performance report.  I discuss the effect of what I call a "megaphone chart" which is a real challenge for systems with conservative stops.  Let's go directly to this week's report, and you will see what I mean. To see this week's video blog,  CLICK HERE:  BLOG DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
04.04.2014

Video Blog 040414

by Joe Krutsinger
This week-end's video blog is featuring my system called FOREX FINDER.  This is currently my best fully automated trading system. In this briefing you will see my current research displaying why I like this strategy.  You will also see an update of my current "blind walk forward" studies.  This is an 11 minute video briefing, so let's dive right in... Here is the link:  VIDEO BLOG ________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
04.03.2014
I receive lots of questions about optimization.  And thus for training and demonstration purposes I would like to walk you through the entire process I go thru, step by step!  This video briefing is about 18 minutes, so let's get started... How I Optimize One of My Favorite Trading Systems Called Razor.  Tap Here:  OPTIMIZING RAZOR ________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
03.27.2014
I re-optimize all my major systems monthly.  This routine is especially important at the time of front month roll overs.  In this briefing, I also update my systems according to their "Blind Walk Forward" performances.  They are then ranked in a matrix which prioritizes the top systems with their recommended markets to trade.   These on-going studies should be very helpful for fully automated system traders. This is a 13 minute video briefing, so let's jump right in.  To view this week's report, Tap Here:  VIDEO BLOG __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
03.20.2014
My "blind walk forward" performance studies  are picking up this past week.  In this briefing you will see my top performing strategies along with the markets I recommend you consider trading with them.   I will also cover some mechanical techniques regarding switching the automation off (once in a trade) if you wish to take an early exit by manually managing the trade.  Next week I will be giving new optimization inputs for my top rated strategies. To see this week-end's Video Briefing,  TAP HERE:  VIDEO BLOG ______________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
03.14.2014

Video Briefing 031414

by Joe Krutsinger
This week has been the front month roll over week for the index derivatives markets.  In this video I illustrate how to make those front month changes to your charts for TradeStation.  I also feature my "blind walk forward" studies so far for the month of March.  These are always very important studies as I help you identify my best trading systems and their markets. To view this week-end's video briefing,  simply Tap Here:  VIDEO BLOG P.S.  Please scroll down to see a recording of my most recent Live Webinar conducted earlier this week.... _____________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
03.12.2014

Live Webinar Recording

by Joe Krutsinger
Yesterday, March 11th,  I gave a one hour live webinar on the Basics of System Trading.  I also looked beyond the basics with some "blind walk forward" studies.   I did record this webinar and am posting it here because of several request that have come in to see it... Here is the link to this live webinar on System Trading, the Basics and Beyond.  Tap HERE:  LIVE WEBINAR ___________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
03.07.2014

JK Video Briefing 030714

by Joe Krutsinger
This has been a week for draw down with my systems.  You will be able to see the details presented in this simulation of both the systems and the markets on which they are running.  I have then rank order the best performing research in my "blind walk forward" studies among the group I am tracking.   This is a 15 minutes video briefing, so let's go right over to it for this week-end... To view this week end's video briefing, tap here:  VIDEO BLOG ________________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
02.28.2014
I re-optimize my main systems at the end of each month.  The new input values are also placed on a matrix as a reference for my clients.   In addition you will find this matrix in my "clients only" research site which is called MY FAMILY.  Finally,  in this video you will see updated "blind walk forward" studies.  This research is very helpful for all traders who are trading these systems in a portfolio.  This is a 15 minute video briefing so let's get started... To see this week-end's Video Blog,  Tap Here:  VIDEO BLOG ___________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.
02.25.2014
Attention stock traders,  I have a package of THREE fully automated trading systems for trading stocks and the ETF markets.  These three systems are:  Quiet Volume,  CALL and PUT Buyer and EXIT KING.  I developed this strategy about thirteen months ago; and I just completed a "blind walk forward" study on this system.  I think you will find  this research of interest if you trade equities. Here is a video briefing summarizing my research.  TAP Here:  EXIT KING ______________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL TIME ACCOUNT: Trading is risky.  Traders can and do lose money.  And this is a Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in this Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.  THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  The performance summaries provided above are provided to inform  persons considering this strategy.  The performance assumes one contract of the futures traded and real-time round turn for brokerage commission and actual slippage.  Mr. Krutsinger does not manage accounts for clients and never has had power of attorney over accounts trading these systems.  Mr. Krutsinger is not advising or soliciting anyone to trade or use any system illustrated in this article.  These are educational examples of the art of system writing and development that he wants to share with you.  This information is not to be construed as an offer to buy or sell futures.  This information does not purport to be a complete statement of all material facts relating to futures.  We gratefully acknowledge TradeStation Securities, Inc. for permitting reproduction of the above results produced by TradeStation software.  TradeStation Securities, Inc. is in no way associated with or responsible for these results. __________________________________________________________________________________________ DISCLAIMER REGARDING THE SIMULATION REPORTS: Disclaimer Regarding the Many Illustrations of Systems and Performance Results in This Publication: THERE IS A SIGNIFICANT RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING. THE USE OF STOP ORDERS DOES NOT GUARANTEE LIMITED LOSS. HYPOTHETICAL OR SIMULATED PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE CERTAIN INHERENT LIMITATIONS.UNLIKE AN ACTUAL PERFORMANCE RECORD, SIMULATED RESULTS DO NOT REPRESENT ACTUAL TRADING.ALSO, SINCE THE TRADES HAVE NOT ACTUALLY BEEN EXECUTED, THE RESULTS MAY HAVE UNDER-OR-OVER COMPENSATED FOR THE IMPACT, IF ANY, OF CERTAIN MARKET FACTORS, SUCH AS LACK OF LIQUIDITY. SIMULATED TRADING PROGRAMS IN GENERAL ARE ALSO SUBJECT TO THE FACT THAT THEY ARE DESIGNED WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN.  ALSO... 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 IN 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 OF WHICH CAN ADVERSELY AFFECT ACTUAL TRADING RESULTS.  THIS COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS HYPOTHETICAL AND THESE TRADING  ADVISORS  HAVE NOT TRADED TOGETHER IN THE MANNER SHOWN IN THE COMPOSITE.  HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW.  NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY MULTI-ADVISOR MANAGED ACCOUNT OR POOL WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE A COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD SIMILAR TO THAT SHOWN.  IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD AND THE ACTUAL RECORD SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED. ONE OF THE LIMITATIONS OF A HYPOTHETICAL COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD IS THAT DECISIONS RELATING TO THE SELECTION OF TRADING ADVISORS AND THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS AMONG THOSE TRADING ADVISORS WERE MADE WITH THE BENEFIT OF HINDSIGHT BASED UPON THE HISTORICAL RATES OF RETURN OF THE SELECTED TRADING ADVISORS.  THEREFORE, COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORDS INVARIABLY  SHOW POSITIVE RATES OF RETURN.  ANOTHER INHERENT LIMITATION ON THESE RESULTS IS THAT THE ALLOCATION DECISIONS REFLECTED IN THE PERFORMANCE RECORD WERE NOT MADE UNDER ACTUAL MARKET CONDITIONS AND THEREFORE, CANNOT COMPLETELY ACCOUNT FOR THE IMPACT OF FINANCIAL RISK IN ACTUAL TRADING.  FURTHERMORE,  THE COMPOSITE PERFORMANCE RECORD MAY BE DISTORTED BECAUSE THE ALLOCATION OF ASSETS CHANGES FROM TIME TO TIME AND THESE ADJUSTMENTS ARE NOT REFLECTED IN THE COMPOSITE. The purpose of this presentation is for educational purposes only and the decision to trade the markets is the whole responsibility of the individual interested in trading.  The use of information from this presentation is don so at your own risk. There is substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stock index futures, equity options, stock and foreign exchange instruments.  Past performance is not indicative of future results as the financial markets are dynamic. THE PERFORMANCE SUMMARIES PROVIDED ARE PROVIDED TO INFORM PERSONS CONSIDERING THESE STRATEGIES.  THE PERFORMANCE ASSUMES ONE CONTRACT OF THE FUTURES CONTRACT TRADED AND $5 ROUND TURN FOR BROKERAGE COMMISSION AND $0 PER CONTRACT FOR SLIPPAGE.  MR. KRUTSINGER  DOES NOT MANAGE ACCOUNTS FOR CLIENTS AND NEVER HAS HAD POWER OF ATTORNEY OVER ACCOUNTS TRADING THESE STRATEGIES.  MR. KRUTSINGER IS NOT ADVISING OR SOLICITING ANYONE TO TRADE OR USE ANY STRATEGY ILLUSTRATED IN THIS PRESENTATION.  THESE ARE EDUCATIONAL EXAMPLES OF THE ART OF STRATEGY WRITING AND DEVELOPMENT THAT HE WANTS TO SHARE WITH YOU.  THIS INFORMATION IS NOT TO BE CONSTRUED AS AN OFFER TO BUY OR SELL FUTURES.  THIS INFORMATION DOES NOT PURPORT TO BE A COMPLETE STATEMENT OF ALL MATERIAL FACTS RELATING TO FUTURES. WE GRATEFULLY ACKNOWLEDGE TRADESTATION  TECHNOLOGIES, INC. FOR PERMITTING REPRODUCTION OF THE ABOVE RESULTS PRODUCED BY TRADESTATION SOFTWARE.  TRADESTATION TECHNOLOGIES, INC. IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH OR RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE RESULTS.

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