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Last 14 years Currency returns 1. Last three years Currency returns 1. Backtested results over different time periods. Citations Citations 16 References References The stock industry has numerous successful TF-based QI products, e. As demonstrated in James, , TF is a valid trading strategy in currency market, where the simple moving average indicator can gain excess return with adequate information ratio. Meanwhile, Szakmary, Shen, and Sharma examined the performance of TF trading strategies in commodity futures markets using a monthly dataset spanning over 48 years and 28 markets.
Stock trading rule discovery with an evolutionary trend following model. In  the group of trend satisfying currencies has been selected to optimize the portfolio construction. Note that in the above-mentioned work the trend is determined through the use of the multiple time frame moving averages direction indicators applied simultaneously to meet an optimality criteria for forecast.
Market inefficiency identified by both single and multiple currency trends. Tomas Tokar Denis Horvath. Traders who use this approach can use current market price calculation, moving averages and channel breakouts to determine the general direction of the market and to generate trade signals. While TF is widely applied in currency markets with a good track record for major currency pairs  , it is unconvincing that if TF can be applied in stock market though some commercial software claimed that it works.
The aim of this paper is to study in depth of TF and two variants of the TF algorithms are evaluated in terms of performance via a simulation study. Simon Fong Jackie Tai.
Understanding the Momentum Risk Premium: Robustness of simple trend-following strategies. Data provided are for informational purposes only. Although carefully collected, accuracy cannot be guaranteed. Publisher conditions are provided by RoMEO. Differing provisions from the publisher's actual policy or licence agreement may be applicable.
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