Australian Foundation

Candlestick Daily volume index Bar reversal Edit

Backtest results

Position Trades Duration Win rate Win/loss Avg win Avg loss Return
Long 10 4.5 20% 25% 1.6% -0.8% -3.4%
Short 5 4.2 40% 67% 1.9% -3.2% -5.9%

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Code Company Date Close Change Indicator Value Signal

Trading Performance

Triangular Moving Average



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 22 19.0 0.23% 0.28% 3.1% -0.6% 5.5%
SHORT 23 18.8 0.22% 0.28% 2.5% -0.5% 3.0%


Technical Analysis

Australian Foundation (AFI.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $6.18
Signal Strength: STRONG

Indicator can be used in isolation or in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. This indicator has the ability to highlight trends across numerous timeframes. This indicator has the ability to smooth historical results to illustrate trend initiation and status. Although this is a simple trend following indicator & can provide good results when coupled with the right indicator. Note, this indicator does not work well in ranging markets producing unwanted whipsaws and false signals.

Australian Foundation (ASX:AFI) currently has a confirmed downtrend. Recent trading has caused the TMA 15 day average to move below the closing price confirming the short term trend following indicator. Currently, the return on TMA15 is 0.0%.

A triangular moving average can be calculated using various input data such as prices volume or another technical indicator.

Calculation: Triangular Moving Average (TMA):
1) SMA: n period sum / n;
2) TMA = (n SMA period sum) / N;

PROFILE: Australian Foundation (AFI.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Australian Foundation
Ticker Codes: | AFI.AX | ASX:AFI |

About Australian Foundation (ASX:AFI):

Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited is a self-managed investment company. The firm invests in the public equity markets of Australia. It invests in value stocks of companies. The firm employs fundamental analysis with a focus on bottom-up research to make its investments. It benchmarks the performance of its portfolio against S&P/ASX 200 Accumulation Index. The firm conducts in-house research to make its investments. It invests in companies across diversified industries. Australian Foundation Investment Company Limited was founded in 1928 and is based in Melbourne, Australia.

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