Study: Buy IRB when near 200 SMA and above 200 SMA and above 50 SMA and above 20 SMA and RSI is above 50

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In this study, we evaluate the performance of strategy "Buy IRB when near 200 SMA and above 200 SMA and above 50 SMA and above 20 SMA and RSI is above 50" under various conditions.

X Analysis

In the table below, we find out the performance of this trading strategy under following scenario: buy IRB at the closing price whenever the signal triggers (Rs. 2Lac per trade). Then cover the position "X" trading days later at close_price i.e. sell after "X" trading days. Here are the results of this study:

X DaysNet ProfitTotal TradesWinning TradesLosing Trades% ProfitableAvg Winning TradeMax Winning TradeAvg Losing TradeMax Losing TradeWin/Loss RatioProfit FactorSharpe RatioAvg Trade
125136.69117463.645255.7511039.48-2913.39-5314.261.83.160.132285.15
210063.39116554.555963.6410676.87-5143.69-10892.971.161.390.044914.85
3-1483.66117463.644929.939525.91-8998.29-12876.850.550.96-0.0055-134.88
4-15942.41115645.456420.4513936.05-8007.44-19315.280.80.67-0.048-1449.31
59264.08116554.559835.8722369.29-9950.23-17680.120.991.190.022842.19
63326.78116554.557644.617251.27-8508.17-12412.920.91.080.0093302.43
7-13962.32115645.4510070.6415170.89-10719.26-19213.080.940.78-0.033-1269.3
8-6701.43116554.558637.6117471.87-11705.42-17549.330.740.89-0.016-609.22
9-20253.95116554.558463.8116151.05-14207.37-22148.390.60.71-0.044-1841.27
10-46920.51116554.559043.618266.05-20236.43-39973.130.450.54-0.076-4265.5

From the table above, we see that best results are achieved by holding positions for 1 trading days. Profit factor is 3.16. Strategy is very good and impressively bullish. Percentage of profitable trades is 63.64%, which is good. Average return per trade is 1.14%, which is not very high, don't trade solely on the basis of this study.
In the chart below, we plot cumulative trade gain versus trades. This chart is important and informative as it shows the performance of strategy over time.
IRB Performance, X=1, Profit Factor:3.16

Yearwise Summary of trades in above chart

YearNumber of TradesTrade Dates
2017518 Jan 2017 (0.05%), 28 Jul 2017 (-0.2%), 25 Oct 2017 (4.94%), 13 Nov 2017 (0.81%), 19 Dec 2017 (2.28%)
2016201 Apr 2016 (-1.31%), 31 Aug 2016 (0.2%)
2015104 Aug 2015 (5.52%)
2014101 Jan 2014 (-1.66%)
2013110 Dec 2013 (-2.66%)
2012110 Oct 2012 (4.6%)

Strategy Analysis - Exit Criteria

In the study above, exit criterion was that hold the position for "X" trading days. That's one possible exit criterion. However, we can have more elaborate exit criteria. Now we study this strategy under other exit criteria. There are 3 things which you must get to know before proceeding further. Table below shows the performance of this strategy under various exit combinations. Note that nil,nil,-1 is a special exit combination where we just take the best result of "X" Analysis study above.

Stop LossAdjust Stop LossTargetAvg Holding PeriodNet ProfitTotal TradesWinning TradesLosing Trades% ProfitableAvg Winning TradeMax Winning TradeAvg Losing TradeMax Losing TradeWin/Loss RatioProfit FactorSharpe RatioAvg Trade
nilnil-1125136.69117463.645255.7511039.48-2913.39-5314.261.83.160.132285.15
atrtrail34.381813.28136746.156714.6517468.59-5496.38-9846.031.221.050.0051139.48
atrtrail23.92295.25136746.156461.6513453.97-5496.38-9846.031.181.010.0009222.71
200trail21.79-2983.11441028.576949.777566.53-3078.22-3896.542.260.9-0.014-213.08
200trail32.07-3704.871431121.4310116.2810615.23-3095.79-3896.543.270.89-0.015-264.63
200nil21.79-4641.561441028.576949.777566.53-3244.06-3896.542.140.86-0.021-331.54
200nil32.07-5875.071431121.4310116.2810615.23-3293.08-3896.543.070.84-0.023-419.65
atrtrail-14.85-6531.64136746.155323.8315809.55-5496.38-9846.030.970.83-0.022-502.43
atrnil24.31-12026.13134930.7712768.2514780.31-7011.02-9846.031.820.81-0.03-925.09
atrnil35.38-13397.571331023.0818809.5222170.47-6982.61-9846.032.690.81-0.028-1030.58
200trail-12.57-9663.681431121.438130.0113244.21-3095.79-3896.542.630.72-0.042-690.26

In the table above, row 1 shows the best exit criterion. Profit factor is 3.16. Strategy is very good and impressively bullish. Percentage of profitable trades is 63.64%, which is good. Average return per trade is 1.14%, which is not very high, don't trade solely on the basis of this study.
Performance of strategy chart over time is same as above.

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