Beach Petroleum

What indicators would you like to setup a trade for?

Candlestick Daily volume index Bar reversal Edit

Trade setup

Position Order Entry Exit Stop Loss Risk Return Expectancy
Long 10 4.5 20% 25% 1.6% -0.8% -3.4%
Short 5 4.2 40% 67% 1.9% -3.2% -5.9%

What indicators would you like to backtest?

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%



Code Company Date Close Change Indicator Value Signal

Trading Performance

Exponential Moving Average



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 44 10.3 0.25% 0.32% 9.7% -3.0% 4.5%
SHORT 45 8.0 0.13% 0.15% 6.1% -3.0% -84.3%


Technical Analysis

Beach Petroleum (BPT.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $2.32
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.

Beach Petroleum (ASX:BPT) currently has a confirmed downtrend. Recent trading has caused the EMA 15 day average to move below the closing price confirming the short term trend following indicator. Currently, the return on EMA15 is 1.8%.

An exponential moving average (EMA) is a type of moving average that is similar to a simple moving average except that more weight is given to the latest data. It’s also known as the exponentially weighted moving average. This type of moving average reacts faster to recent price changes than a simple moving average.

Calculation: Exponential Moving Average:
1) Initial SMA: n period sum / n;
2) Multiplier: (2 / (Time periods + 1));
3) EMA: {Close – EMA (previous day)} x multiplier + EMA (previous day).

PROFILE: Beach Petroleum (BPT.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Beach Petroleum
Ticker Codes: | BPT.AX | ASX:BPT |

About Beach Petroleum (ASX:BPT):

Beach Energy Limited explores, develops, produces, and sells oil, gas, and gas liquids. It holds interests in exploration and production tenements in Australia, New Zealand, and Tanzania. The company was formerly known as Beach Petroleum Limited and changed its name to Beach Energy Limited in December 2009. Beach Energy Limited was founded in 1961 and is based in Glenside, Australia.

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