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by Chris White
Mon Jun 17, 2024 5:49 am
Forum: Trade Simulation Forum
Topic: Add All Symbols in Entry by Top 10 Ranking
Replies: 2
Views: 261

Re: Add All Symbols in Entry by Top 10 Ranking

Hi,

I created a video to answer your question:

by Chris White
Mon May 20, 2024 4:01 am
Forum: Forum
Topic: Chart stuck in manual scaling mode
Replies: 0
Views: 542

Chart stuck in manual scaling mode

Sometimes when viewing a chart you adjust the scaling by dragging a box around the bars, or by dragging the price axis up and down. This puts the chart into a manual scaling mode where the high and low value of the price remains fixed. To put the chart back into auto-scaling mode, double click in th...
by Chris White
Thu May 16, 2024 11:05 am
Forum: EdgeRater Scripting
Topic: How to show a square
Replies: 1
Views: 709

Re: How to show a square

Here's a script that generates an event whenever the condition is true and then plots a square above the event bar: event:= C > REF(C,1) & REF(C, 1) > REF(C,2); DRAWSHAPE(event,H, 1, false, -10 , 'SQUARE',1,'BLACK','MAGENTA'); and here's what that looks like on a chart: showsquare.png
by Chris White
Thu May 16, 2024 5:06 am
Forum: EdgeRater Scripting
Topic: Detect if a condition happened within last 5 bars
Replies: 1
Views: 490

Re: Detect if a condition happened within last 5 bars

You could use BARSSINCE. Here’s an example:

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rsicross: CROSS(RSI(C,2), 25);
bscross: BARSSINCE(rsicross);

cond1: bscross < 5;
barssinceexample.png
by Chris White
Wed May 08, 2024 2:33 am
Forum: ETF Trading Bandit
Topic: Symbol Lists Not Updating
Replies: 1
Views: 654

Re: Symbol Lists Not Updating

This appears to be a problem with the old version of the ETF Trading Bandit. You can download the new version here:

https://www.edgerater.com/Products/ETFTradingBandit

The upgrade is free to anyone who purchased the old version.
by Chris White
Wed May 08, 2024 2:27 am
Forum: ETF Trading Bandit
Topic: ETF Trading Bandit
Replies: 1
Views: 641

Re: ETF Trading Bandit

The Strategies in the ETF Trading Bandit were tested using historical daily data and the results were provided for entering at the close of the daily bar or at the next open. You can see the detailed report here: https://hpetff.s3.us-east-1.amazonaws.com/The%2085%20pct%20Winning%20Strategy.pdf To fi...
by Chris White
Tue May 07, 2024 8:10 am
Forum: Forum
Topic: Using the watch list
Replies: 1
Views: 692

Re: Using the watch list

I just made a quick video which shows how to use it:

by Chris White
Tue May 07, 2024 7:45 am
Forum: Forum
Topic: Random Numbers
Replies: 1
Views: 467

Re: Random Numbers

There is a RAND function which generates a seeded sequence of random numbers where the seed is the symbol. This means that for any given symbol the random sequence will be identical. If your data starts 10 years ago, the first random number will be x, they y then z. However, tomorrow when you update...
by Chris White
Tue May 07, 2024 7:32 am
Forum: Forum
Topic: Widen Columns
Replies: 1
Views: 381

Re: Widen Columns

Hi Ed,

To widen a column you can use the ‘Display Headings’ menu option which will add the ABC headings and allow you to drag a column to be wider:
display-headings.png
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by Chris White
Tue May 07, 2024 6:44 am
Forum: Trade Simulation Forum
Topic: Trade Simulation Scripted Exit
Replies: 1
Views: 21472

Re: Trade Simulation Scripted Exit

Generally, scripts that generate single 'events' are independent of each other such that a script you use to generate an exit event is not aware of the script that was used to generate the entry event. Therefore the exit script does not know what the entry price was. There are a couple of solutions:...