The strategy is based simply and only on one SAR indicator
(with Acceleration of 0.02 and Maximum at 0.2, with 10 minuts period).
The strategy computing period is every 10 minuts.
It first test the current spread to not trade when it's too high.
First, the strategy still waiting for the SAR changing of direction,
so when the Ask is higher than SAR, the pair is going up, and if the
Ask is lower than SAR, the pair is going down.
After the first direction checking, the strategy will check the
direction change, and open a position on the new direction.
So if the previous direction was UP, and the SAR change direction to
DOWN (Ask lower than SAR), it opens a new position DOWN.
And if the previous direction was DOWN, and the SAR change direction
to UP (Ask higher than SAR), it opens a new position UP.
The position is openned only if there is no allready openned position
on the account.
I choose the EUR/USD pair because I know it well, the spread is low,
and it's enough volatile to have more than 20 changes of direction by
I use a big volume of 10M to be sure than I can make high benefit on a
The stop loss and the take profit have been selected by improving the
strategy on JForex (after export from JForexVisual to JForexJava).
I used the historical tester on JForex to optimize my choice of stop
loss and take profit.
Here a link to my last 2nd win :