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

Close vs Range



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 84 5.1 0.23% 0.28% 3.9% -3.0% -133.4%
SHORT 85 5.5 0.29% 0.39% 3.1% -2.6% -89.9%


Technical Analysis

Maca (MLD.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: NO POSITION @ $0.99
Signal Strength: WEAK

Indicator MUST BE USED in additional to another technical indicator to confirmation for trading entry. Indicator can be applied to the short term timeframe but is only able to give and indication of the strength of the buyers versus sellers at the market close. This bar analysis can provide guidance on the daily battle between sellers and buyers from the companies recent trading.

Maca (ASX:MLD)Neither buyer or seller are in control at the close of the market for Maca. There has been 3 consecutive days of prices closing in the middle part of the trading range for MLD showing a lack of direction in the first timeframe & highlights the lack of commitment from both the buyers & sellers. Over the last 12 months there has been 2 trading days with the closing price in the middle part of the range giving a confirmation ratio of 0.8%. Over the last month there has been 2 trading days with the closing price in the middle range giving a confirmation ratio of 40%. Currently this quarter, closing price has spent 2 days in the middle price range giving a ratio of 0x.

Where the closing price fall within the day’s trading range highlights whether are in control.

[Calculations] Close Today Versus Range Today (CTRT):
1) When the closing price is near the high of the day buyers were in control at the close of the trading session;
2) When the closing price is near the low of the day sellers were in control at the close of the trading session;
3) When the closing price is near the middle of the day’s range where neither the buyers or sellers were in control at the close of the trading session;


Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Maca
Ticker Codes: | MLD.AX | ASX:MLD |

About Maca (ASX:MLD):

MACA Limited operates as a mining, civil construction, and road infrastructure company in Australia and Brazil. The company offers loading and hauling services; and drilling and blasting services, including production drilling and blasting for surface mining operations or quarries, pre-split drilling, contour drilling and pioneering, blast hole sample drilling, probe drilling, pre-split and final wall blasting, drill and blast design, blasting solutions for civil construction, and controlled blasting. It also provides crushing and screening services to deliver tailored screening and sizing solutions, as well as materials handling solutions. In addition, the company offers civil road and infrastructure asset management and maintenance services, including roads construction and maintenance, design and construction of bridges, and parks and gardens management services, as well as vegetation management, verge work, heavy lifts and safety barrier, and specialist services to government organizations. MACA Limited was incorporated in 2002 and is headquartered in Welshpool, Australia.

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