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let me show how this turned out for the first buy signal on 10/4/2011...
Now, my question to you is how do you do an All Starts Day test on this sort of system?


I don't have a dog in this fight, but this seems kinda useless and silly.

A timing/trading system with results going back a whole 14 months? A period of time in which the S&P500 went up 27%, BTW.

Personally, if somebody came to me with this, I wouldn't even bother to verify the backtest even if it was easy to get the backtest data. At a minimum it would have to be tested in a bear market and a sideways market.

And a strategy which consists of shorting high-leverage ETFs? I'd be looking for some holy water and garlic.

Granted, I tend to be a curmudgeon, and I don't have a dog in this fight, so I don't care one way or the other... But the first thing that came to mind was an old quote:
"Stock market history is littered with people who misunderstood the risks they were taking on."
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