The article provides an overview of the terminal's capabilities for creating and working with custom symbols, offers options for simulating a trading history using custom symbols, trend and various chart patterns.
The Strategy Tester in the MetaTrader 5 trading platform provides only two optimization options: complete search of parameters and genetic algorithm. This article proposes a new method for optimizing trading strategies — Simulated annealing. The method's algorithm, its implementation and integration into any Expert Advisor are considered. The developed algorithm is tested on the Moving Average EA.
This article deals with seven types of moving averages (MA) and a trading strategy to work with them. We also test and compare various MAs at a single trading strategy and evaluate the efficiency of each moving average compared to others.
The indicator displays the price lines calculated based on the prices for the previous period. The lines can be used by traders as the support and resistance levels, as well as for determining the market entry or exit points, partial profit taking points.
A distinct feature of the indicator is the ability to display up to six different price levels, which allows showing the support and resistance lines based on different periods on the same chart. For example, it is possible to show the Highs...