# Forex Report Analysis

- Calculated metrics

Net profit

Actual net profit or loss. Calculated as Gross profit − Gross loss.

Net profit, pips

Net profit or loss expressed in pips. Value of a pip vary per trading instrument. It's a useful metric to consider a system without its money management part.

Gross profit

Total profit received during report's period. Calculated as a sum of outcomes of all profitable positions.

Gross loss

Total loss inflicted during report's period. Calculated as a sum of outcomes of all losing positions.

ROI

Return on investment in percents. Plain and simple: total profit divided by the starting balance (overall or for the given pair — at the moment when it has started to trade in this account) and multiplied by 100%.

Annualized ROI (Real)

Annualized return on investment in percents. The difference between the last close date and the first open date for the given pair (or for the whole account total) is used in calculation.

Annualized ROI (Theoretical)

Annualized return on investment in percents. Only duration of active trades is considered for calculation (only the period when the margin is used). Time between trades isn't used for calculation. Sum of all times is used in calculation of Total for this ROI — like if trading on different pairs wasn't performed simultaneously. Difference between Theoretical and Real Annualized ROI for a pair means that there was time when there weren't any positions open for the pair after trading for this pair had already started in this account.

Total positions

Total number of positions (closed, unless you chose to force-close open positions).

Profitable positions

Total number of profitable positions (closed, unless you chose to force-close open positions). Positions with 0 profit are counted as profitable.

Losing positions

Total number of losing positions (closed, unless you chose to force-close open positions).

Short trades

Total number of short (sell) trades taken during the report's period. Counted using closed positions.

Shorts won

Total number of short (sell) positions closed with profit (0 profit is also counted).

Shorts lost

Total number of short (sell) positions closed with loss.

Longs trades

Total number of long (buy) trades taken during the report's period. Counted using closed positions.

Longs won

Total number of long (buy) positions closed with profit (0 profit is also counted).

Longs lost

Total number of long (buy) positions closed with loss.

Positions with SL

Total number of closed positions that had a stop-loss level set.

Positions with TP

Total number of closed positions that had a take-profit level set.

Average profitable trade

Average outcome of a closed profitable position.

Average losing trade

Average outcome of a closed losing position.

Expected payoff

Amount of money expected to be earned from one closed position. Calculated as net profit divided by total positions number.

Largest profitable trade

Maximum profit produced by one closed position.

Largest losing trade

Maximum loss produced by one closed position.

Average SL outcome

Average profit/loss from a triggered stop-loss order.

Average TP outcome

Average profit/loss from a triggered take-profit order.

Reward/risk ratio

Average profitable trade divided by average losing trade. Measures how much profit you can earn takine 1-dollar risk.

Maximum consecutive profit

Maximum amount of money earned in a consecutive sequence of closed positions.

Maximum consecutive profitable positions (by profit)

Number of consecutively profitable positions in a consecutive sequence of closed positions with a maximum amount of profit.

Maximum consecutive profitable positions

Maximum number of consecutively profitable positions.

Maximum consecutive profit (by positions)

Amount of profit earned from a longest sequence of consecutive profitable positions.

Maximum consecutive loss

Maximum amount of money lost in a consecutive sequence of closed positions.

Maximum consecutive losing positions (by loss)

Number of consecutively losing positions in a consecutive sequence of closed positions with a maximum amount of loss.

Maximum consecutive loss (by positions)

Average consecutive wins

Average amount of profitable positions closed in a row.

Average consecutive losses

Average amount of losing positions closed in a row.