Aurizon Holdings

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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Trading Performance

Ulcer Index



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 16 21.3 0.69% 1.57% 2.8% -2.4% 14.0%
SHORT 17 24.4 0.65% 1.83% 4.1% -3.1% 26.7%


Technical Analysis

Aurizon Holdings (AZJ.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $5.34
Signal Strength: MEDIUM

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Aurizon Holdings (ASX:AZJ) UIX index implies that the downside risk of the current trading price is low. Currently, the UIX is 1.327.

A technical indicator that measures downside risk in terms of both depth and duration of price declines. The Ulcer Index (UI) increases in value as the price moves farther away from a recent high and falls as the price rises to new highs. The indicator is usually calculated over 14 days with the UI showing the percentage drawdown a trader can expect from the high over that period. The greater the value of the UI the longer it takes for a stock to get back to the former high.

Calculation: Ulcer Index:
1) Percentage Drawdown = [(Close - 14-period High Close)/14-period High Close] x 100;
2) Squared Average = (14-period Sum of Percentage Drawdown Squared)/14;
3) Ulcer Index = Square Root of Squared Average;

PROFILE: Aurizon Holdings (AZJ.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Aurizon Holdings
Ticker Codes: | AZJ.AX | ASX:AZJ |

About Aurizon Holdings (ASX:AZJ):

Aurizon Holdings Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates an integrated heavy haul freight railway operator in Australia. It transports various commodities, such as mining, agricultural, industrial, and retail products; and retail goods and groceries across small and big towns and cities, as well as coal and iron ore. The company also operates and manages the Central Queensland Coal Network that consists of 2,670 kilometers of track network; and provides various specialist services in rail design, engineering, construction, management, and maintenance, as well as offers supply chain solutions. In addition, it transports bulk freight for miners, primary producers, and the manufacturing industry. The company was formerly known as QR National Limited and changed its name to Aurizon Holdings Limited in December 2012. Aurizon Holdings Limited is based in Fortitude Valley, Australia.

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