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  • A Dynamic Indicator by backtrader on Feb 06

    Indicators are difficult beasts. Not because they are difficult to code in general, but mostly because the name is misleading and people have different expectations as to what an indicator is.

  • Stop Trading by backtrader on Feb 01

    Trading can be dangerous and trading using stop orders can help into either avoiding big losses or securing profits. backtrader provides you with several mechanisms to implement Stop - based strategies

  • Developing a Recursive Indicator (with a seed) by backtrader on Jan 27

    One of the initial goals of backtrader was:

  • The DJI 10 day streak by mementum on Aug 08

    It has hit the news. The DJI is hitting all time highs with already 10 consecutive updays and 9 all time highs. See for example:

  • Evaluating external historical performance by mementum on Jul 05

    With release, backtrader can now be used to evaluate the performance of an external set of orders. This can be used for example:

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