#strategy

Finding good strategies to learn from, modify, or trade is no easy task. You have to filter through so many just to find a few good ones. My number one goal for Jesse as a whole echo system is to make all parts of trading easier for the community. I am pleased to announce that today I published a new page on our website for hosting strategies.

Setting a stop-loss is crucial for any successful algo trading strategy. In this article, we will discuss the two main reasons for using a stop-loss and 4 methods for determining the exact stop-loss price. We will also cover how to use the Average True Range (ATR) indicator, moving averages, the previous N bars' lowest price, and the previous day's low to set an effective stop-loss. By the end of this tutorial, you will have a better understanding of why a stop-loss is crucial and how to determine the best stop-loss method for your trading strategy.

The point of this tutorial is to get you started with a few of Jesse's features that help you write most of the trend following strategies you'll find.