/r/algotrading metrics (Algorithmic Trading)

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Milestone Date Note
Jun 8, 2021 /r/algotrading is trending Trend thread
Jun 3, 2021 /r/algotrading is trending Trend thread
Apr 2, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 1 Million subscribers
Feb 23, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 900K subscribers
Feb 20, 2021 /r/algotrading enters TOP 500 subreddits
Feb 8, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 800K subscribers
Feb 2, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 700K subscribers
Jan 31, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 600K subscribers
Jan 29, 2021 /r/algotrading enters TOP 1K subreddits
Jan 29, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 500K subscribers
Jan 26, 2021 /r/algotrading hits 300K subscribers
Jan 25, 2021 /r/algotrading is trending Trend thread
Jan 22, 2021 /r/algotrading is trending Trend thread
Oct 23, 2020 /r/algotrading hits 200K subscribers
Oct 11, 2019 /r/algotrading hits 100K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/algotrading hits 90K subscribers
Nov 25, 2017 /r/algotrading hits 20K subscribers
Nov 8, 2016 /r/algotrading hits 10K subscribers
May 19, 2015 /r/algotrading hits 5K subscribers
Dec 7, 2012 /r/algotrading hits 1K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/algotrading enters TOP 5K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/algotrading had 500 subscribers when we started tracking
Jun 17, 2012 /r/algotrading is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/algotrading.
Weekly Avg.1,078
Monthly Avg.1,631
Yearly Avg.2,875
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/algotrading.
Weekly Avg.938
Monthly Avg.992
Active Users/Subscriber0.00132
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/algotrading growth compares with growth of 2,952,918 other subreddits.
No. 388Fastest growing yesterday
No. 355Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 184Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 87Fastest growing last 90 days




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