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

Moving Average Envelope



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 29 13.2 0.21% 0.24% 2.9% -2.9% -55.9%
SHORT 28 13.1 0.18% 0.21% 6.8% -3.1% -40.6%


Technical Analysis

Metcash (MTS.AX)



Last Signal:


Trading: HOLD @ $3.11
Signal Strength: MEDIUM

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.

Metcash (ASX:MTS) current trading has maintained the Envelope Bands to overbought status and signalled the continuation of the long trading conditions. Currently, the Upper Band is 3.0345.

Moving Average Envelopes are percentage-based envelopes set above and below a moving average. The moving average which forms the base for this indicator can be a simple or exponential moving average. Each envelope is then set the same percentage above or below the moving average. This creates parallel bands that follow price action. With a moving average as the base Moving Average Envelopes can be used as a trend following indicator.

Calculation: Moving Average Envelope:
1) Upper Envelope: 20-day SMA + (20-day SMA x .025);
2) Lower Envelope: 20-day SMA - (20-day SMA x .025);


Stock Exchange: ASX
Company: Metcash
Ticker Codes: | MTS.AX | ASX:MTS |

About Metcash (ASX:MTS):

Metcash Limited operates as a wholesale distribution and marketing company in Australia and New Zealand. It operates through Food & Grocery, Liquor, and Hardware segments. The Food & Grocery segment distributes a range of products and services to independent supermarket and convenience retail outlets. The Liquor segment engages in the distribution of liquor products to retail outlets and hotels. The Hardware segment distributes hardware products to independent retail outlets; and operates company owned retail stores. The company serves independent retailers in the food, liquor, and hardware sectors. Metcash Limited was founded in 1920 and is based in Macquarie Park, Australia.

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