Apple (AAPL) Signals Daily Equity

Apple (AAPL) Signals-Daily

These Apple (AAPL) signals traded as directed would have performed around 2.4 times better than buy-hold with an ROI of 266% for the period 11-Aug-16 to 14-Sep-18 These trading signals for AAPL were selected from over a million backtest results for their reward/risk and parameter sensitivity characteristics. Backtests don’t always generate reliable signals which can […]

AAPL Signals Weekly Equity

AAPL (Apple) Signals – Weekly

For the 528 week (10.1 year) period from Jul 7 2008 to Aug 17 2018, these signals for Apple Inc. (AAPL) traded long and short would have yielded $1,024,775 in profits from a $10,000 initial investment, an annualized return of 58.3%. The long-side profit (buy/sell only, no shorts) for the signals was $414,729, an annualized […]

AAPL $31,000,000 trading strategy, equity curve

AAPL $31,000,000 Algorithm

This AAPL trading strategy would have given a return of $31,712,009 for every dollar invested in December 1980. That’s 123,000 times better than buy-hold, with nearly four times the annualized return (61.4% vs 16.7% for buy-hold) and roughly half the drawdown which  amounts to over six times better reward/risk than buy-hold. This is a variation […]

AAPL Trading Strategy (2)

This is an interesting AAPL trading strategy for the period 12/12/80 through 7/31/15, which would have generated $8,521,705,763 in profits from $10,000 initial investment. Buy and hold would have generated $2,744,894 in profit in the same period. The cover and buy signals were generated when the stock price dropped 37.77% below the 20 month exponential […]

AAPL Trading System (Monthly)

With $94 billion in profits (for $10K initial investment) this has one of the highest total returns I have seen for any algorithm. It is an interesting study, but I wouldn’t recommend it as a good system to trade moving forward. It is somewhat over-tuned, and the parameters are close to regions which would have […]

Pull Yahoo JSON historical stock data into Excel

Many people were blindsided in May 2017 by Yahoo Finance complicating the ancient and trusty URLs which returned Comma Separated Values (CSV) for historical stock data. I have published a workaround for that problem, but I also wanted to have a backup ready in case the interface gets even more obscure or goes away […]

The MASC BAO Trading Strategy

The MASC BAO trading strategy frequently shows up in the top ten backtests. It has the distinction of being the strategy used in the most profitable backtest SignalSolver has ever found–AAPL Monthly MASC BAO which would have generated over $400 Billion from $10,000 invested. Here we look for MASC BAO strategies which beat Buy/Hold for […]

Summary of Signalgorithm trading strategy Oct 2016

Summary of Strategy Performance Oct 2016

This update covers 26 strategies published 2/10/15 through 9/18/15. For the analysis we measure the results of investing $10K in each strategy on the day of publication. 17 of the strategies made a loss over the entire period, however 5 of these were strategies that broke down after showing a profit. Overall Results vs Hold […]

Two GLD Trading Strategies (Daily)

GLD is the much traded SPDR Gold Trust ETF. I find these two GLD trading strategies interesting because they gave reasonable results (32.6% and 48% annualized return) for each of the four 6 month periods of the analysis. The strategies require daily intervention. Strategy 1: BCS AHC This is a buy on fall, sell on […]