Strategy Summary

Strategy #10 Summary - Double Cross Strategy

Trades when the both MACD and Moving Averages cross within a few bars of each other. The 100 and 200 SMA are also used as a filter to reduce false signals. Low trading strategy.
Indicators: MA, MACD
Time Frame: 1 Hour, 4 Hours
Currency Pair: GBPUSD, USDJPY, AUDUSD, GBPJPY
Expert Advisor Available: Yes
Double Cross Strategy

Entry & Exit Criteria

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Backtesting Results

Backtesting was performed on the pepperstone cAlgo platform using tick data from server with code converted using 2calgo.com

IDTime FrameCurrencyDatesEquity GraphMax Drawdown %Profit Factor
11 HourAUDUSD2014 - 2016
lots=1, EMAPeriod=5, SMAPeriod1=15, SMAPeriod2=100, SMAPeriod3=200, DistancePips=250 (only 4 trades)
28.8