Account Performance Analyzer (APA) helps you estimate progress of your trading and your trading account using the most important factors. Moreover you can filter trade performance according to the order type (buy or sell), instrument name and order magic number. Order magic number allows you identify, which EA or script placed the order. For example, as default 4X Lab magic number is 4444 and if you enter this number to the magic box in APA, then you will see history only for the orders placed with the 4X Lab. In addition you can analyse it according to symbol name and / or order type. For history of your progress you can take screen shots (key P) with current chart in the background. Also, the indicator can take screen-shot of chart with report window at the end of trading day, what can be useful on VPS. For proper calculations you may need enable All History in the MetaTrader terminal. By default, (minimized) indicator shows on the chart current calculations of all opened trades in the terminal.
Today, Yesterday(/Friday), Current Week(and so on) start from 0:00 hour of the (broker) day. Current week start from Monday. Months start from their first day. Last 3 Months - means last two months and the current one. Current values are calculated for all opened positions and all symbols. Price Pad disallow overlapping the current calculations by chart bars and objects. You can change font type, the colors and transparency according to your needs. Indicator has button skins that are matching to KL 4X Lab appearance.
Tips - hold the mouse pointer above description and read a useful tips. Value of total net profit shows you as
tip occurrence of deposits, withdrawals or broker bonuses.
Progress of the last 30 trades - allows you to assess current progress.
Win/Loss Ratio - Winning Trades / All Trades = % of Wining Trades.
Profit Factor - Gross Profit / Gross Loss = Your profit against every 1$ of loss.
Rate of return - Calculating according to period of calculations.
Sharpe Ratio - Efficiency of your trading. As simplification consider Sharpe ratio of 1 or better as good (bronze medal),
2 or better as very good (silver), 3 or better as excellent (gold medal), but ratio exceeding 2 can also indicate risky trading.
All Won - All finally profitable trades, including their commissions and swaps.
Average Order Distance - Calculated in pips, from order open level to order close level.
Average SL Distance - Calculated in pips according to last known SL level, also if SL was moved on BE level or by TS.
Enter Magic - Calculations according to Order Magic Number, which is assigned to the order by your EA or scripts.
Enter Symbol - Calculations according to exact instrument name - means all symbol signs visible on chart window bar.
Order Type - Calculations according to order type Buy or Sell. Allowed names: buy, Buy, sell, Sell.
Photo Camera - is taking current screen shot with report view and save it in MQL4\Files\Chart_Symbol_Name\Performance\ folder.
Maximal values in line - profit 9999999999.99, percent +999999999.9%, time 999999999 min. = 1902 years.
- Enable tips?.
- Indicator font name.
- Color of profits.
- Color of losses.
- Color of neutral values, changes also frame color of the indicator window.
- Choose appearance of buttons from 1 to 7.
- Color of transparent price pad.
- Percentage value of transparency of price pad.
- Color of report window background.
- Transparency value of report window background.
- Position of report window - X axis.
- Position of report window - Y axis.
- Screen-shot width and height.
- Take screen-shot of the chart with report window at the end of day (broker time) - useful on VPS.
- Set the time (hour and minutes) when the screen-shot of report is taken.
- Select method of calculating pip value according to amount of points.
- Force pip factor for symbol names start from #
If you identify any bugs or if you have any questions or suggestions feel free to let me know. Feedback are most welcome.
Last updated: March 09, 2020