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United States of America
Trading Experience: Advanced
Platform: NT
Posts: 1,149 since Aug 2009

Viper has released their official guidance on how to best set parameters to trade ScalperAT. In fairness to Viper, I will post back test results using NT 6.5 and the suggested recommendations as sent to Viper AT subscribers. I will simply present the data and withhold my opinion or recommendation.

Pictured below are the performance data, equity curve, and parameters for ViperScalperFuturesFESX (EUREX, DJ EURO STOXX 50) trading one contract with a 2 Range chart. Trading started at 2:00 AM PST and ended 11:00 AM PST. With a profit target of 6 ticks and a stop loss of 9 ticks, Viper suggested a daily "net win" of three trades and a maximum daily loss of e$360. If either of those situations occur, the system would stop trading for the session.

For the period starting 11/21/09 and ending 2/19/10, the system generated 275 trades resulting in a loss of e$1780 before commmission and susbcriber fees. Proforma commission expense of 4.00 per trade was $1100, and subscriber fees were $897, for a total expense of $1997.

Result: this system LOST $4407 after commission, subscriber fees and conversion of e$1780 to US$.

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