Currently we are at the position marked on the chart below (BLUE CIRCLE)...so far the markets have behaved as expected and no losses. Hope it is beginning to make more sense now? Rollover week if you are still in near dated.
Next weeks article is an algo function which brings the older scenarios together. As you are an IT specialist may I suggest that you adjust the suggestions posted to 1.1 times weighting to the control value as you will (with your spread sheets) be able to quickly determine the compounded effect. Future articles then move into a new field away from price breakouts to Fund Managers strategies :-)