Trade Graphs | Trade Life

Modified on 2012/12/21 14:44 by Eugene — Categorized as: Visualizers


Shows the development of a set of trades generated by a trading system. Hence the name "Trade Life". The Y axis indicates the Profit/Loss of a single trade, and the Y axis shows the time in each trade (in bars).

The dropdown lists on the top of the chart allows to target a specific subset of trades by selecting:

By manipulating the options, you can answer questions like:

These charts can be used in conjunction with the Wealth-Lab's built-in MAE/MFE and Profit Distribution charts. For more insight on the "trade life" charts, take a look in Thomas Stridsman's classic book "Trading Systems That Work".