This simple RSI-MA long/short algorithm beats the Dow by a FREAKING HUGE margin over the past century (excluding dividends and trading costs).
The algorithm uses a fast SMA of the RSI as a buy/cover signal and a slow SMA of the RSI as a sell/short signal.
Backtest period = 09/17/1916 - 11/02/2015
Dow = 98 --> 17,830 = +18,094% = 5.38% CAGR
Algorithm = net...
This script was written to create a new, rapid relative strength index inspired by the Dow Theory.
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According to the Dow Theory, volume should confirm market trends.
The correlation coefficient between prices and volume is negative in weakening trends and negative trends , positive in...
This indicator shows the ratio between the DJIA and the price of gold. When the ratio is below 5 it is generally accepted that a rotation from commodities to equities should be investigated. When the ratio is above 30 it is, likewise, advised to consider rotating from equities to commodities.
This is a modest improvement of the script to mark the key thresholds...