I know a Trader that went 18 months without a losing trade. This Trader averaged trading 700-800 contracts per month in the Futures markets.
The was not his only system but here were his rules.
He looked at the 60 minute bar and calculated the ranges of the bars over the last 3 months. IF the range of the Bar was Greater Than the 99th Percentile, He would Fade...
Combined the RSI inverse of gold to USD with the Dollar index (or whatever stock symbol that may be inverted/complementary) with another asset/currency, like bitcoin, you can basically be well informed when a potential move is on the horizon. Settings allow for inverse settings and de-combining the two pairs as well as a nice cloud look if all the lines get annoying.
In my free time I felt like coding this strategy, and after backtesting it, it appears that the 30m time frame is the most profitable.
I only have been working on it for gold, but it should work similarly for silver as well.
This includes no pyramiding, and with pyramiding orders of 5, this strategy is upwards of 100% profitable.
Buy order - when price is above...
This tool is Inspired by John Murphy from Stock Charts. This indicator including the Long term, middle term and short term parameter. As John Murphy design, I kept the same proportion of the long, mid and short term as 60%, 30% and 10% but all could by modulated. This indicator is very simple and It range from 0.1 to 99.9, mean that full bullish is close of 99.9...
This is the main strategy that I will be forward testing on demo for a month or two, then making it an EA in MetaTrader4
You can see the code for yourself this time, all the strategy is, is a crossover of various moving averages.
Commission included, $10,000 account.
Results over the past 3 months, beginning in January 2017.