MA Cycle Trader
Advanced trading algorithm that thrives in trending markets.
Trade the trend and take advantage of naturally occuring wave cycles
A flexible robot that works well in many types of markets, but best when the trend is strong.
Relying on a moving average and price action, this robot anticipates most likely direction of price in function of naturally occuring cycles. It also features an optional Martingale strategy with multiplication parameter for increased flexibility.
Manage risk with stop loss, enable equity control and much more.
On the extensive feature list you will find a moving average indicator, including all of the most popular moving average types, RSI functionality that can reverse trades in overbought and oversold areas, and an ADX filter for measuring trend strength.
You will also benefit from a volume adjustment feature, so if you leave your bot alone for longer periods, investment lot size can be dynamically allocated in function of your account size.
Lastly, you can enable a volatility filter, so that if a single candle is larger than a pre-defined pip size, the robot will pause for a pre-determined amount of time.
Take a look at the video below, and discover if the MA Cycle Trader is the right fit for you.
Sample Trading Results
Backtested on several currencies, timeframes and with the use of tick data.
MA Cycle Trader Features
A breakdown of the strategies employed, the reasoning behind trades, and the selection of indicators being used by the algorithm.
Design & Operation
In this section you can learn more about the gist of the robot, our general design decisions, along with modes of operation.
A trade is opened in most likely direction of price in function of a moving average. If take profit is hit, we anticipate continuation of trend. If stop loss is hit, we wait for the next move in the opposite direction, which triggers a trade. You can also set RSI and ADX for increased precision in the trading.
Modes of Operation
Trend with MA
Modified Martingale option
Automatic and semi-automatic
Directional Movement System
Fixed take profit
Fixed stop loss
Max losing trades
Maximum losing trades
cTrader for Windows up to version 3.5
Our Forex robots use a number of different indicators. Here you will discover which indicators have been utilized with this one.
Relative Strength Index (RSI)
All bots should be optimized and backtested on a regular basis. Still, here we provide you with our current tips and advice for optimal results.
Ideal Market Conditions
This bot fares well in diverse markets, but still works best in trending markets, especially when there is strength and potential breakouts.
Any currency pair can be used, as long as they trend more often than not.
There are no specific recommendations for timeframes. We have achieved excellent results with all popular timeframes such as:
Threats and Opportunities
If you set the take profit and stop loss parameters too high, the bot will not trade very often, and not be very profitable.
Used on a currency pairs such as EURUSD or GBPUSD, the algo achieves excellent results with small drawdown only.
What makes our candles tick
We love what we do, and want you to have the best possible experience in the wonderful world of Forex trading. That’s why we do the following:
We value your money
We take utmost pride in valuing, firstly, the capital you intend to invest, secondly, the money spent with us!
Battle-tested Forex Robots
All our Forex algos have seen real-life action i.e. have been tested on live accounts.
Attention to detail
Our customers are center stage, at all times. We frequently do follow-up talks for feedback and support.
cTrader robots are delivered instantly. Selected MT4 Robots are Build to Order with a 7-day delivery time.
We only backtest with tick data. This means our backtests are truly representative of potential results.
We offer an iron-clad 30-day money-back guarantee provided you send us an explanation why.