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The MT4 Indices Strategy Tester in the MT4 platform is the environment used to back test the profitability of an MetaTrader 4 Automated Indices Expert Advisor which is an Automated Trading Program and determine the profitability of this Grid Trading Stock Indexes EA automated indices trading strategy and then Optimize this Grid Trading Robot to a point where it is giving good profits from its indices automated trading activities.


NB: Before starting the MT4 Indices Strategy Tester shown below, you must first attach a stock indexes trading Automated Indices Expert Advisor on a MT4 indices chart, by going to the Navigator Window, selecting the indices Grid Trading Robot and then right click on it and specify the option “Attach to Chart”, once the Grid Trading Robot is attached to the MT4 indices chart it will appear as shown below, Then Right Click on the Automated Indices Trading Expert Advisor, select properties and then select the option by Checking/Ticking “Allow Live Trading” and then continue with the MT4 strategy tester shown below.

Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Window


The MT4 strategy tester option can be activated from the view menu and it is the second last menu item on the View Menu, A short Cut is to Press Ctrl+R MetaTrader 4 buttons on your keyboard.


The MT4 strategy Tester has the following Parameters for setting up before testing an Automated Indices Expert Advisor automated stock indexes trading system and also for optimizing the profitability of this indices trading Grid Trading Robot.

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Automated Indices Trading Expert Advisor: Parameter for selecting which indices trading Grid Trading Robot you want to test among those installed on your MetaTrader 4 stock indexes trading platform.


Symbol: The indices instrument for which you want to test the stock indexes trading Automated Indices Expert Advisor on


Model: Whether to execute based on tick method, open indices prices or control points


Use Date: Set the date to start the testing and the date to end the testing of the stock indexes trading Automated Indices Trading Expert Advisor


Visual Mode: Select To view the illustration of where this indices trading Grid Trading Robot opens and closes indices trade as the testing goes on, there is also a slide bar to increase or decrease the speed for this visual mode.


Period: Stock Indexes Chart Time frame for which to use example 1 Hour Indices Chart


Optimization: Allow Optimization Setting for your Automated Indices Expert Advisor Automated Indices Trading Robot


For example to test the above stock indexes trading Automated Indices Expert Advisor on the indices for profitability, the settings can be set up as shown above and the MetaTrader strategy tester is then run, by pressing the “Start Button”.


The following trade results are generated and an automated indices trader can choose to optimize the indices trading Grid Trading Robot further by changing the Automated Indices Expert Advisors indices trading settings.

Grid Trading Strategy


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Once the optimization of the stock indexes trading Automated Indices Expert Advisor is complete the status bar will show progress, the above status bar shows the progress that the indices trading Grid Trading Robot testing is complete.


To view the result click the options highlighted above (Optimization Results, Optimization Graph, Journal)


Before running this Grid Indices Strategy - Intraday Grid Indices Strategy for Automated Indices Expert Advisor testing you must go to the navigator window, double click on this indices trading Grid Trading Robot to attach it to the stock indices chart and set the parameters as shown below by ticking the options provided below:

Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Download Automated Indices Trading Expert Advisors


After setting the above settings then you can test your automated indices trading strategy within the MT4 strategy tester.


Once you Run your Automated Indices Expert Advisor the Results will be shown on the following windows


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MT4 Indices Platform Strategy Tester Optimization Results - Grid Trading Robot


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Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Optimization Graph For MT4 Automated Indices Trading Expert Advisors


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Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Balance and Equity Graph on MT4 Indices Trading Software


Grid Indices Strategy - Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Profit and Loss Graph - Grid Trading Robot - Grid Trading Robot

Intraday Grid Indices Strategy Profit and Loss Graph For Automated Indices Expert Advisors on MT4


The above is just a brief introduction to the MT4 strategy tester - automated trading with Grid Trading Robot Indices Robots is a wide topic that a indices trader will take some time and research to learn about but the main environment to test and optimize the stock indexes trading Automated Indices Expert Advisor automated stock indexes trading robot will be the Intraday Grid Indices Strategy.



NB: You can only implement an Automated Indices Expert Advisor using data that has been downloaded and saved on your MT4 stock indexes trading platform, therefore for the date settings select the dates that you have been trading with your MT4 to get a graph representation of how your automated indices trading Grid Trading Robot would trade.

 

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