A Simple Implementation of a Pairs Trading Strategy
It uses a simple moving average of specified length (default = 20) and enters at cutoffs set by Entry ZScore. Trades are exited at the moving average.
It is intended to be run on pairs of stocks. To Spread KO and PEP, for example, use the ticker KO / PEP * 1000
To visualise the trade better add Bollinger...
I figured I'd post this.
It's an indicator that plots the spread between two selectable instruments and also each individual instrument's line chart, with a colored fill to make it more clear visually when trading ratios.
In cointegrated pairs like audcad-0.50% , you can trade the range extremes, and buy the laggard/sell the leader when overbought/sold...