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Why 7% is the Difference between Failure and Success in Trading

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Would you please share this spreadsheet you use to calculate optimal F ? Thanks.

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Would you please share this spreadsheet you use to calculate optimal F ? Thanks.


It is available here in post #65:

https://futures.io/psychology-money-management/15602-risk-ruin-7.html#post207948

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I'm probably reading your post wrong, but are you saying anyone who claims 60% win rate is a liar?

For real?

Let's see if you're still around in a couple of years.

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I think it is easy to ...

get caught up in theoretical in a way that is not meaningful to actual trading.

Trailing 12 months profit factor 3.1:1...I'm happy with that

Trailing 12 months %profit %60.5....I think that is something to work on.

20 days during that period where net loss days, 34 days where non trade days, 210 days where net positive days.

I suspect the main contributing factor is that markets are dynamic as is my response to the market. Discretion, what formula measures that?

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Yes, it seems some people miss the point of the thread completely, despite the fact I summarized it more than once. To each his own, I suppose.

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Yes, it seems some people miss the point of the thread completely, despite the fact I summarized it more than once. To each his own, I suppose.

@Anagami

Would it be possible to re-run your model based on different risk/reward numbers? For example insted of 2:1 use 1.5 and 1.25 etc so we can get a better feel of the sensitivities?

Thanks
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@Anagami

Would it be possible to re-run your model based on different risk/reward numbers? For example insted of 2:1 use 1.5 and 1.25 etc so we can get a better feel of the sensitivities?

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@djkiwi , yes absolutely.

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The other book I have read by William Poundstone was a book on game theory. I enjoyed reading it as well.

i was searching for a recomendations of this book before to buy it, to learn money management, risk, and the advance search send me to this thread, that i find it very interesting, thanks

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