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Subject:  Re: ETF Backtest portfolio MA Date:  10/4/2012  1:54 PM
Author:  BigBunkler Number:  239781 of 251794

Any idea how to do it? This site seems geared to switch amongst a number of possible candidates (ranking them) and I don't see how to make it just buy if it passes the 200 day MA and sell if it drop below it.
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You need to familiarize yourself with that excellent site.
In this little example, trading weekly, you buy GLD whenever it is ABOVE the 200-da SMA:

http://www.etfscreen.com/screener.php?sbt=2a894

Not bad on the performance, either, for a quick example:
CAGR = 14.7 over the last five years, and a Std Dev of 19.2
--BigBunk
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