09.11.2014

JK Video Blog 091114

by Joe Krutsinger
I have a new free strategy for all current clients.  Details are presented in this video briefing.  You will also see both my continuing "blind walk forward" study as well as my real time performance.  This is a 15 minute video presentation.  So let's dive right into it.  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.
09.05.2014

JK Video Blog

by Joe Krutsinger
I am continuing my Blind Walk Forward Studies this week.  I have also added Pivot Bowl to the matrix.  The system and market landing on top this week is Shapes on the Russell 2000.  You will see details in this weeks' briefing. 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.
08.28.2014

JK Video Blog 082814

by Joe Krutsinger
I am posting this Video Blog early due to the Three Day Labor Day Week-end coming up.  In this Blog you will want to pay special attention to a NEW STRATEGY I have just created.  It is called PIVOT BOWL.  My research and thinking behind it is discussed in this briefing.  I am now adding this Pivot Bowl Strategy to my on-going "Blind Walk Forward Study"  and it is certainly starting the first week off on the right step as you will see in this Blog. So let's go directly to this weeks' briefing at this link:  VIDEO BLOG ________________________________________________________________ TIME ACCOUNT: DISCLAIMER REGARDING the REAL 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.
08.21.2014

JK Video Blog 082114

by Joe Krutsinger
My research is on-going.  And each month I bring the system input values current as the result of my research and optimizations.  As a result, I have just posted a comprehensive matrix of new strategy input values on my top favorite strategies.  You will see the tables in this video.  If you are a client, I also have a private "Clients Only" support website called JK Members.  When you invest in any of my fully automated trading systems, you receive a free full year of access to this support website.  I also will COME WITH any of my systems to provide support for the following year as well.  This support begins with me personally installing the strategies for you via my remote Team Viewer software. There is a lot to cover in this week's video, so let's get started.  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.
08.15.2014

JK Video Briefing 081514

by Joe Krutsinger
I have been recovering from a summer cold this past week.  Here is our weekly Video Blog.  It includes our regular "blind walk forward" study.  You will also see an update of my real time performance of Shapes trading the Russell 2000.   I am now two weeks into trading that market with Shapes. Here is the link to my week-end briefing:  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.
08.08.2014
I receive on-going questions regarding "what should I expect" from trading a fully automated mechanical strategy.  Another question pertains to the amount of money per strategy contract traded.   I discuss those questions based on my simulated research.  Remember these discussions work from the understanding there are no guarantees in trading the equity or futures markets.  Thus take care to read and understand  fully all disclosures regarding the RISKS in trading.  I never wish to minimize your awareness of this risk as you make your trading decisions.  See the detailed Disclosures below....Having said that, let's now go directly to my research. Here is the link to this week's Video Briefing: STRATEGY OVERVIEW ___________________________________________________________________________________________ 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.
07.31.2014
Starting tomorrow, I will be switching my real time trading account from trading Razor with Ribbons on the NQ  TO SHAPES on the Russell 2000.  The reasons for this change are explained in this video briefing.  I also have a new customized day trading session for Shapes on the US Bonds.  My clients can download the chart files (in TSW format for TradeStation) from my Clients Support Website.  This is a 14 minute weekly video briefing. 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.
For my clients, this is an important video Blog.  My agenda each month is to research and update all optimization tunes on my most poplar trading strategies.  Those new optimizations have been completed and are now available for all current clients on my JK Members website.  These new re optimization input values are also covered in this video briefing.  Also starting next month, I will be switching my one real time demonstration account FROM Razor with Ribbons on the NQ  TO  SHAPES on the Russell 2000.  In this video briefing, you will see why. Here is the link to this week's important video briefing: 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.
This is a double header video briefing.  First you will see a discussion of a new trading strategy for stock and ETF traders.  When combined with my other equity trading strategy called Exit King, you will discover an attractive combination for automation in equity and EFT trading. Here is the link to this new Strategy: STOCK AUTOMATION with New Strategy The next briefing is our regular week-end Video Blog showing my latest research and thinking for the week.  You will see updates on my continuing "Blind Walk Forward studies".  Plus you will see an update on my one demonstration real time study. Here is the link this briefing:  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.
07.10.2014

JK Video Blog 071014

by Joe Krutsinger
This is a continuation of my 14 month Blind Walk Forward Study.  I am posting this briefing early this week as I will be traveling tomorrow to speak in St. Louis this week-end for a seminar sponsored by TradeStation. This is a 14 minute video briefing, so let's get started.  CLICK 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.

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