Download MetaTrader 5
To add comments, please log in or register
Share your knowledge. Become a well-known developer!
gangsta1
1117
gangsta1 2015.03.17 00:11 
I noticed that when using indicators for back testing (e.g. cci overbought/sold) that results are completely different between brokers. What may seem like a good setup on one, is not on another. E.g. One broker shows the cci overbought but the other is not yet overbought. Is this normal? Why are the values not the same if it is the same currency pair/timeframe? I assume it is to do with the slightly different quotes that make the bar data that then calculates the indicator values. How would it therefore be possible to test a strategy using indicators accurately if the indicator values are different on each broker?
SYED NAUFAL GADDAFI
1401
SYED NAUFAL GADDAFI 2015.03.17 01:10  
Every broker have their own feed. So, it is to be expected different results.
Keith Watford
Moderator
7979
Keith Watford 2015.03.17 01:23  
Also broker time can affect H4 and daily candles as the open and close times can be different
/
To add comments, please log in or register