Strayer Education

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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Code Company Date Close Change Indicator Value Signal

Trading Performance

Detrended Price Oscillator



Position Trades Duration Win Rate Win/Loss Avg Win Avg Loss Return
LONG 4 97.8 0.50% 1.00% 33.3% -3.7% 59.1%
SHORT 5 75.0 0.40% 0.67% 19.6% -5.9% 21.6%


Technical Analysis

Strayer Education (STRA)



Last Signal:


Trading: SELL @ $178.97
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.

Strayer Education (NASDAQ:STRA) currently has a confirmed downtrend. Price is currently below the displaced moving average for STRA Currently, the return on DPO20 is 2.2%.

The Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO) is an indicator designed to remove trend from price and make it easier to identify cycles. DPO does not extend to the last date because it is based on a displaced moving average. However alignment with the most recent is not an issue because DPO is not a momentum oscillator. Instead DPO is used to identify cycle’s highs/lows and estimate cycle length.

Calculation: Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO):
1) Price (X/2 + 1) periods ago minus X-period simple moving average.
Where X is the number of periods;

PROFILE: Strayer Education (STRA)

Stock Exchange: NASDAQ
Company: Strayer Education
Ticker Codes: | STRA | NASDAQ:STRA |

About Strayer Education (NASDAQ:STRA):

Strategic Education, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides a range of post-secondary education and other academic programs in the United States. The company operates Strayer University and Capella University that provide undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health services administration, nursing, public administration, and criminal justice to working adult students through its 74 physical campuses primarily located in the Mid-Atlantic and Southern regions, as well as through online. It also offers an executive MBA online through its Jack Welch Management Institute. In addition, the company operates New York Code and Design Academy that provides non-degree courses in Web and application software development primarily through its campus in New York City. Strayer Education, Inc. was founded in 1892 and is headquartered in Herndon, Virginia.

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