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** JonanAltza **
quote If by 1:4 you imply that the TP = 4 x the SL (Van Tharp would contact that 4:1) after prices, then you would require an exceptional entry system to produce a 75% win rate. By means of comparison, only using entrances that are arbitrary, gaining 1:4 r r means 1 triumph rate of 20%. a triumph for every 4 losses, or Then factoring in prices would probably lower this to ~ 15%, in case you are scalping. Risking 50% of your account signifies that 2 successive losses may cause trigger damage. Using Excel's binomial formulae, the chance of ruin is thus 0.999999248562504, or, in other words,...