Futures

Why to Trade Commodity Spreads and Futures Spreads?

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In our article Use of the Term “SPREAD” in Exchange Trading we briefly introduced the area of commodity spreads, or rather futures spreads. Let’s now look at them in more detail. The principle of trading futures spreads is a speculation on increase or decrease of price difference between two futures …

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Use of the Term “SPREAD” in Exchange Trading

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If you are at least a little familiar with exchange trading, you’ve surely already come across the term spread. It is a frequently used term which, however, occurs in various contexts and therefore represents several different phenomena. As a result, there is often confusion regarding the spread interpretation and it …

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How (not) to Set Up Profit Target and Stop Loss in SeasonAlgo – 3/3

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In our previous articles we explained why it is not possible to use historical patterns for determining Profit Target and Stop Loss. In this article we will focus on how the SeasonAlgo can help us with setting PT and SL values and how we can test them. The SeasonAlgo offers …

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How (not) to Set Up Profit Target and Stop Loss in SeasonAlgo – 2/3

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In the previous article we explained the principle of calculating historical patterns in the SeasonAlgo platform. In this article we will focus on how they can get displayed. The SeasonAlgo allows to display more historical patterns in a single chart without the current market. Such a view is available in …

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How (not) to Set Up Profit Target and Stop Loss in SeasonAlgo – 1/3

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Users of SeasonAlgo platform often ask about how to ideally set Profit Target (PT) and Stop Loss (SL). We can see that the users often make unnecessary mistakes. Let’s take a look at this topic in more detail in our miniseries on Profit Target and Stop Loss. Calculation and Display …

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