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Open Feature request MC-106

Add the ability to easily view trades on a chart from the "List of trades" portfolio performance report

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Description

When you perform a Portfolio Backtest you often need to analyze the results of the trades that were executed by viewing them on a chart. In fact this is a must to develop an effective strategy.

It'd be great if the "List of trades" displayed in the "Portfolio performance report" were clickable, and when you clicked on a trade it opened a chart with the signals/studies applied and took you to that specific trade that was executed.

This would help greatly when optimizing strategies.

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Comments (3)
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user-offline.png  JoshM (Jura)
May 16, 2011 - 07:57

Excellent idea Sean! The current workaround (apply the strategy to one chart and then point at a specific trade) is quite cumbersome and not efficient.

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user-offline.png  Xyzzy (Xyzzy)
Dec 09, 2011 - 15:31

I would really like this functionality, as well. It's frustrating to see a strategy perform either well or poorly, but then have to jump through a number of hoops to see why on a chart.
I believe that similar functionality is built in to the RightEdge trading platform, and possibly others. You could look at how they implement it for ideas.

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user-offline.png  Sergej (S.Schweizer)
Feb 28, 2013 - 07:41

This is essentiel for Portfolio development/backtesting.  At the moment we cann not talk about portofio developing/trading/backtesting without this significant feature.
Please inset it in the next release.
Thnaks a lot.

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