BS Electrical Engineering, MBA, Patent Holder
As a certified EasyLanguage Specialist®1 with 5 years experience answering over 17,000 posts on the EasyLanguage® Support Forum, and now, 7 years experience as CEO of Emerald Trading Technologies, Inc., Dave is thoroughly versed in EasyLanguage® nuances and builds on a strong foundation of listening to the customer, bringing clarity to the issues, and finding solutions to the problems. He asks the questions that help you rigorously define your project and decide if it is possible, affordable, and ultimately, desirable. To see his organizational skills, check out his Master Post on TradeStation®. There are many paths that can be taken when writing code. How the code is written can impact how efficiently your strategy trades. Having been exposed to so many other trader's and developer's code and to finding solutions to their issues, Dave brings a broad perspective to coding and a deep understanding of just how to effectively and quickly code in EasyLanguage® while avoiding non-obvious pitfalls.
1While there are hundreds of EasyLanguage® Developers, there are only about 40 EasyLanguage Specialists.®
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We provide custom code development, general consulting, and individual or group instruction in TradeStation's® EasyLanguage® with an initial, no-charge consultation (up to one hour with screen sharing session if desired). We offer enhancements to the TradeStation® Platform capabilities through our TradeStation® TradingApp® Store Apps.
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Frequently asked questions about TradeStation® and EasyLanguage®
An overview of resources to help you answer your TradeStation and EasyLanguage questions.
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- For creating custom indicators and automated trading strategies.
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Back-testing refers to testing a trading strategy on historical data to see what the trades the strategy would have made and how profitable the strategy would be. Back-testing allows one to quickly explore many different ideas and rules for trading without investing actual dollars. TradeStation® offers
- Tremendous back-testing and strategy optimization capabilities.
- Many built-in strategies to easily allow back-testing different strategies across different symbols and time periods.
- Opportunities to customize these built-in strategies or develop your own custom strategies using EasyLanguage®.
- “Walk-Forward Optimization” to help avoid the risk of a curve fitting when back-testing.
- “Portfolio Maestro” to allow you to back-test portfolios of stocks and to back-test a strategy across thousands of symbols over years of time.
- “Strategy Hound” that allows for automatically back-testing a strategy using many different strategies, bar types, symbols, and time frames.
While we are physically located in Sylvania, Ohio, USA, we offer our services all over the world through the phone, Google Meets, Zoom and TeamViewer. Zoom allows us to see each other or we can see your screen to see problems you might have with TradeStation® and EasyLanguage. TeamViewer allows us to remotely share your screen and fix problems on the fly or actively train you on TradeStation®. We can also video record the session and email it to you, so that you can review what your are learning at your leisure.
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