Study: Sell JSWENERGY when near 200 SMA and below 200 SMA

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In this study, we evaluate the performance of strategy "Sell JSWENERGY when near 200 SMA and below 200 SMA" under various conditions.

X Analysis

In the table below, we find out the performance of this trading strategy under following scenario: sell JSWENERGY 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. buy 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
Although, strategy looks good but profit factor on day 4 is less than minimum accepted value so avoid this, see below for further analysis.

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

In the table above, row 1 shows the best exit criterion. Profit factor is 1.12. Profit factor is showing that this strategy doesn't give any edge over rendomness and it is only as good as tossing a coin and doing the trade. Percentage of profitable trades is 30.43%, which is not acceptable. Avoid this strategy. Average return per trade is 0.3%, which is not very high, don't trade solely on the basis of this study. Sharpe Ratio is 0.015, which is low, don't trade solely on the basis of this study.
In the chart below, we plot cumulative trade gain versus trades using the best exit criterion.
JSWENERGY Performance, Profit Factor:1.12

Yearwise Summary of trades in above chart

YearNumber of TradesTrade Dates
2017728 Apr 2017 (3.3%), 08 May 2017 (-3.91%), 12 May 2017 (-4.11%), 21 Jun 2017 (-2.95%), 30 Jun 2017 (-2.97%), 14 Jul 2017 (-1.38%), 21 Aug 2017 (-1.64%)
2016103 Oct 2016 (9.71%)
2015212 Jun 2015 (-4.92%), 20 Jul 2015 (27.47%)
2014118 Feb 2014 (-3.98%)
2013413 Mar 2013 (6.42%), 16 Apr 2013 (-4.64%), 27 May 2013 (2.65%), 27 Nov 2013 (-4.05%)
2012413 Apr 2012 (-6.03%), 27 Jun 2012 (-4.45%), 01 Aug 2012 (-4.96%), 16 Aug 2012 (9.01%)
2010415 Oct 2010 (-2.72%), 27 Oct 2010 (-1.92%), 01 Nov 2010 (-1.74%), 12 Nov 2010 (4.7%)

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