Category Archives: How to Backtest

How to Backtest a Stock Market Trading Strategy

In this article I show how you can use Excel to test your own stock market trading strategies. The strategy in this article uses the concept of Relative Strength and tests the Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 indices. I also share my thoughts about why I think every trader should backtest their strategies. Why Should I […]

Example: Backtesting a Trading Strategy

EURUSD Backtest a Trading Strategy

All traders can benefit from testing their trading strategies. It can highlight strengths and weaknesses and show how to improve as a trader. However, it is difficult to find an accurate way to test your trading strategies. Excel is one of the most popular pieces of software in the world. Most people already have some […]