I am a discretionary trader and I have never used a mechanical system so far... but I also have been successfully trading forex so far... For the first time, I have created a mechanical system I would like to backtest... I have 0 knowledge in programming and would like to find someone able to...
Would performance be better if I had 2 EAs, each attached to a different chart (diff view but same time, M1..etc) having one of them placing the trades (when triggered) and the other monitoring for placement of trailing stops?
I came across a little issue that everyone has to be careful of when they are using multiple open positions.
I was using something like this
But, for some reason, a...
Please, how it is possible that the broker requote at the same price as the proposed one, and even with a slippage of 1 pip, the order was not accepted ? Here are three lines of my real money account journal:
2006.06.01 17:08:51 'xxxx': instant order sell 0.40 AUDNZD at 1.1855 sl: 1...
Hi, anyone can Tech me how to put different juice nombor to different order? here when juice is come up 0.0004 wait next bar or wait 3/5 minutes to order and juice is come up 0.0008 instand order. thank you egt520
Thanks a lot, Slawa, for this very usefull article.
It's very necessary to can customize the tester reports.
But where is the "attached SummaryReport.mq4" ?
If I copy-past the code, all variables declarations are missed... It's possible to re-write them, but not really funny !
in my indicator:
in my expert:
If I use the above method to get data from my indicator, will I be able to back test it? I seem to only get the current value of...
Has anyone had any luck with getting the time of the bars and the historical data to match the charts. For example, if I have a 15min chart on my screen there is data with OHLC and the values of my indicators. However, when I back test the values I get would make the candle a bar off with strange...
Hey, There is no right answer to my next question, but let me know your thoughts: How robust should a system be before you back it with money? I have developed a system in wealth-lab for the EURUSD that doesnt include any changeable variables, such as MA values ect, and is quite simple, but very...
We wanna EA with the determined parameters: 1 - TO DEVELOP EA OPENS The ORDERS CORRECTLY Thus The MAIN DIRECTION IS IDENTIFIED WHEN The SHORT MOVING AVERAGE CROSSES WITH the LONG One In The HOURLY DETERMINED ONES. 2 - LOTS, TRAILLING STOP, STOP LOSS And TAKE PROFIT FUNCTIONING CORRECTLY 3 - CLOSED...
Something is going on with my backtester on my MT4. Is it possible that my broker has diabled it? I'm guessing that they have a lot of control over the software on my computer. Probably more than many people aware. I hit the start button and nothing happens.
If possible in a future build could you please add the ability to also view some results in pips aswell as $$.
Average Pip win
Average Pip loss
Largest Pip win
Largest Pip loss
Total pips made
Largest Drawndown in Pips
Max consective Wins in Pips
Max consective Losses in...
Hello, as all of you know codersguru is the winner of contest for this month. He is going to release EA in Elite section (it's mandatory for the contest), but he will not release it in public section. He want to release as few copies as possible, to try to keep a coompetitive edge and win future...
Hi All, Last Tuesday's (May 30th, 2006) erroneous news reports that US Treasury Secretary Snow would be replaced with a nominee favoring a weak dollar caused a dollar sell-off. Of course, the other majors climbed up many pips at the expense of the dollar. Then we got the next news that the chosen...
Is there a way to read the values of each bar that a Trendline passes through?
For instance, if I create a Trendline from (2) points on Bar 0 and Bar 15... is there a way to know the values that the Trendline passes through for Bars 1-14?
Thanks for the help!
I have come accross this EA in my system and don't know where it has come from. I would like to know if anyone can tell where the thread is for it. I have found that backtesting it fails badly, which is most likly why I had not tried it before. I started forward testing it yesterday with good profit...
I have the following problem. I'm asked to manage an account for precentage of profit. I will manage a client live account from my PC. Is there a method to hide live trades and give a client view only to the history? Without this, a client can simply copy trades to different account and I can...
Somebody has an simple EA based on correlation?
Could u please send me or post here. Thanks.
What Exactly I’m looking.
If USD/CHF jump up 3 pips, sell EUR/USD
If EUR/USD jump up 3 pips first, sell USD/CHF.
And vv, if USD/CHF jump down 3 ticks, buy EUR/USD;
If EUR/USD jump...
Im an IB for MIG and COESfx (soon to be) and would very much like to know from you wether MT4 will have the capabilities for Money Managers to trade one master account and have sub accounts under that original one. the second question is how can I see the BackOffice capabilities of...
seems to be off for nearly an hour now ... the demo server "demo.metaquotes.net"
I did "scan servers" in the bottom right as well as through "open new account" .... scan for fastest server ... but it seems that the servers are off the net or off the feed.
Hi all, I was wondering if anyone has tried to utilyze a multythread computer (Dual Core) for MQ4,since MQ4 is only for single thread cpu's. I have windows x64 running, and it crashes constantly using mq4. Nontheless MQ4 is only using one thread. Is there a way to utilyze both threads, so My dual...