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

Donchian Channels



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 22 18.2 0.32% 0.44% 7.7% -2.1% 19.3%
SHORT 23 14.3 0.26% 0.35% 4.1% -1.3% 2.9%


Technical Analysis

Healthscope (HSO.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: HOLD @ $2.46
Signal Strength: STRONG

Indicator is best used in conjunction with additional indicators as it has the ability to highlight potential overbought or oversold levels. This indicator utilizes upper and lower bands to visually represent price extremes associated with the bands. Additional value can be added to the trading strategy by accessing divergences between price and volume.

Healthscope (ASX:HSO) is currently bullish highlighting the potential for a short term trend continuation in the upward direction.

The Donchian channel is a useful indicator for seeing the volatility of a market price. If a price is stable the Donchian channel will be relatively narrow. If the price fluctuates a lot the Donchian channel will be wider. The two outer bands are plotted as the highest high and lowest low for a set period originally 20 days with the optional middle band calculated as the average of the two.

Calculation: Donchian Channels:
1) Upper Channel = 20 Day High;
2) Lower Channel = 20 Day Low;
3) Middle Channel = (20 Day High + 20 Day Low)/2;

PROFILE: Healthscope (HSO.AX)

Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Healthscope
Ticker Codes: | HSO.AX | ASX:HSO |

About Healthscope (ASX:HSO):

Healthscope Limited provides healthcare services in Australia, New Zealand, Malaysia, Singapore, and Vietnam. The company operates through Hospitals Australia, Pathology New Zealand, and Other segments. It operates 45 private hospitals, which include 32 acute hospitals, 7 mental health hospitals, and 6 rehabilitation hospitals with approximately 5,000 inpatient beds. The company also provides human pathology, and veterinary and analytical pathology services under the Labtests, Southern Community Laboratories, Northland Pathology, Gribbles, Gribbles Pathology, and Quest Laboratories brands. In addition, it operates 43 medical centers, 4 specialist skin clinics, and 1 specialist breast diagnostic clinic. The company was formerly known as Healthscope Hospitals Holdings Pty. Ltd. and changed its name to Healthscope Limited in July 2014. Healthscope Limited was founded in 1985 and is based in Melbourne, Australia.

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