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Help adding a Pivot Range to following code:

Help adding a Pivot Range to following code:
Updated: September 18th, 2012 (09:07 AM) Views / Replies: 932 / 3
Created: September 17th, 2012 (08:58 PM) by olobay Attachments: 0

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Help adding a Pivot Range to following code:

September 17th, 2012, 08:58 PM
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Help adding a Pivot Range to following code:

Hi,
I am hoping that somebody will be able to help me. I would like to add a range around the Pivot in the code below. The math for that range is (yesterday's high + yesterday's low) /2. Then you subtract that from the pivot value (high+low+close)/3 and it gives you a value. Then you add that value to the pivot and you have an upper range. Then you subtract that value from the pivot to get the lower range. So the new study will plot exactly the same as the code below but will also plot 2 additional horizontal lines forming a pivot range .
Thanks.
Code
[LegacyColorValue = true];
{based on intraday data (is sometimes a little different than daily data, so won't match exact)}
{idea is that it will change each day @ "NewDayTM", to reflect the next days numbers.}
{..check the open/close values to verify the day it's showing. It seems to work}
{always posting 1 bar behind, since must be NO on "update value intra-bar"}
{The indicator has an input called PivotType. Use 3 or 4 as PivotType and you should get the Settlement Price,
since when PivotType = 3 or 4, the CloseD function is used. The CloseD will return the settlement price. }
input: PivotType(0),
BarsBack(60),
ShowClose(1),
ShowOpen(1),
ShowHalfPivots(1),
ShowLevel(0),
DaysBack(1),
NewDayTM(1510),
RoundLevels(false),
DecPlaces(2),
SupResType(0);
var: theday(0);
var: Maxcnt(11);
array:
TL[12](-1),Val[12](-1),
Color[12](6),Label[12]("L"),FTextID[12](-1), TLabel[12](" ");
var: cnt(0),sdate(0),stime(0),fPivot(0),twOpen(0),theRange(0);
if lastbaronchart then begin
if time >= NewDayTM then theday = 0 else theday = 1;
theday = theday + DaysBack-1;
if theday <= 0 then begin
theday = 0;
twOpen = 0;
end else twopen = theday-1; {make sure this weeks open isn't <0}
{store weekly Open and Close that we care about}
Val[10] = CloseD(theday);
if PivotType >0 and PivotType <4 then Val[11] = OpenD(twopen) else Val[11] = OpenD(theday);
{calculate central pivot based on pivot type}{not sure how usefull some of these might be}
if PivotType = 1 then fPivot = (HighD(theday) + LowD(theday) + Val[11]) /3
else if PivotType = 2 then fPivot = (HighD(theday) + LowD(theday) + Val[11] + Val[11]) /4
else if PivotType = 3 then fPivot = (HighD(theday) + LowD(theday) + Val[10] + Val[11]) /4
else if PivotType = 4 then fPivot = (HighD(theday) + LowD(theday) + Val[10] + Val[11]) /4
else fPivot = (HighD(theday) + LowD(theday) + Val[10]) /3; {default standard Pivot}
if SupResType = 1 then begin {seems like there is always a little different way to do these}
theRange = (HighD(theday) - LowD(theday))/2;
VAl[1] = fPivot;
VAl[2] = fPivot + theRange; {R1}
VAl[3] = fPivot - theRange; {S1}
VAl[4] = VAl[2] + theRange; {R2}
VAl[5] = VAl[3] - theRange; {S2}
VAl[6] = VAl[4] + theRange; {R3}
VAl[7] = VAl[5] - theRange; {S3}
VAl[8] = VAl[6] + theRange; {R4}
VAl[9] = VAl[7] - theRange; {S4}
end
else begin
VAl[1] = fPivot;
VAl[2] = fPivot + fPivot - LowD(theday); {R1}
VAl[3] = fPivot + fPivot - HighD(theday); {S1}
VAl[4] = fPivot + VAl[2] - VAl[3]; {R2}
VAl[5] = fPivot - VAl[2] + VAl[3]; {S2}
VAl[6] = fPivot + VAl[4] - VAl[3]; {R3}
VAl[7] = fPivot - VAl[4] + VAl[3]; {S3}
VAl[8] = fPivot + VAl[4] - VAl[5]; {R4}
VAl[9] = fPivot - VAl[4] + VAl[5]; {S4}
end;
if RoundLevels then begin
for cnt = 1 to 11 begin
val[cnt] = roundInst(val[cnt]);
end;
end;
Color[1] = Yellow;
Color[2] = Darkred;
Color[3] = Darkgreen;
Color[4] = Darkred;
Color[5] = Darkgreen;
Color[6] = Darkred;
Color[7] = Darkgreen;
Color[8] = Darkred;
Color[9] = Darkgreen;
Color[10] = Yellow;
Color[11] = DarkBrown;
TLabel[1] = "Pivot - ";
TLabel[2] = "R1 - ";
TLabel[3] = "S1 - ";
TLabel[4] = "R2 - ";
TLabel[5] = "S2 - ";
TLabel[6] = "R3 - ";
TLabel[7] = "S3 - ";
TLabel[8] = "R4 - ";
TLabel[9] = "S4 - ";
TLabel[10] = "Close - ";
TLabel[11] = "Open - ";
sdate = Date[BarsBack];
stime = Time[BarsBack];
for cnt= 1 to Maxcnt begin
if cnt < 10 or (ShowClose <> 0 and cnt = 10) or (ShowOpen <> 0 and cnt = 11) then begin
if TL[cnt] < 0 then begin {dosn't exist, create new TL}
TL[cnt] = TL_New (sdate, stime, Val[cnt],
date, time , Val[cnt]);
TL_SetColor (TL[cnt], Color[cnt]);
if cnt >= 10 then TL_SetStyle (TL[cnt], Tool_Dashed)
else TL_SetStyle (TL[cnt], Tool_Dashed);
end;
if TL_Exist(TL[cnt]) then begin {exist}
TL_SetEnd (TL[cnt], date, time , Val[cnt]);
TL_SetBegin (TL[cnt], sdate, stime, Val[cnt]); {reset TL}
end;
{do text stuff}
if FTextID[cnt] < 0 then begin {is new}
FTextID[cnt] = Text_New(sdate, stime, Val[cnt], "zzz");
Text_SetStyle(FTextID[cnt], 1, 2);
Text_SetColor(FTextID[cnt], Color[cnt]);
end;
if FTextID[cnt] >= 0 then begin {already exists}
Text_SetLocation(FTextID[cnt], sdate, stime, Val[cnt]);
Text_SetString(FTextID[cnt],TLabel[cnt] + NumToStr(Val[cnt], DecPlaces) + " " );
end;
end; {count < 6, etc.}
end; {cnt}
Array: HalfTL[9](-1),HalfVal[9](0),HTextID[9](-1);
if ShowHalfPivots <> 0 then begin
HalfVal[1] = ((Val[4] - Val[2])/2) + Val[2];
HalfVal[2] = ((Val[2] - Val[1])/2) + Val[1];
HalfVal[3] = ((Val[1] - Val[3])/2) + Val[3];
HalfVal[4] = ((Val[3] - Val[5])/2) + Val[5]; {s1-s2}
HalfVal[5] = ((Val[4] - Val[6])/2) + Val[6];
HalfVal[6] = ((Val[5] - Val[7])/2) + Val[7]; {s2-s3}
HalfVal[7] = ((Val[6] - Val[8])/2) + Val[8];
HalfVal[8] = ((Val[7] - Val[9])/2) + Val[9]; {s3-s4}
if RoundLevels then begin
for cnt = 1 to 8 begin
HalfVal[cnt] = roundInst(HalfVal[cnt]);
end;
end;
for cnt= 1 to 8 begin
if HalfTL[cnt] < 0 then begin {dosn't exist, create new TL}
HalfTL[cnt] = TL_New (sdate, stime, HalfVal[cnt],
date, time , HalfVal[cnt]);
TL_SetColor (HalfTL[cnt], DarkGray);
TL_SetStyle (HalfTL[cnt], Tool_Dashed);
end;
if TL_Exist(HalfTL[cnt]) then begin {exist}
TL_SetEnd (HalfTL[cnt], date, time , HalfVal[cnt]);
TL_SetBegin (HalfTL[cnt], sdate, stime, HalfVal[cnt]); {reset TL}
end;
{do text stuff}
if HTextID[cnt] < 0 then begin {is new}
HTextID[cnt] = Text_New(sdate, stime, HalfVal[cnt], "zzz");
Text_SetStyle(HTextID[cnt], 1, 2);
Text_SetColor(HTextID[cnt], DarkGray);
end;
if HTextID[cnt] >= 0 then begin {already exists}
Text_SetLocation(HTextID[cnt], sdate, stime, HalfVal[cnt]);
Text_SetString(HTextID[cnt], NumToStr(HalfVal[cnt], DecPlaces) + " " );
end;
end; {cnt}
end; {ShowHalfPivots}
end; {last bar}
if ShowLevel > 0 and ShowLevel <= 4 then begin
noplot(2);
noplot(3);
if ShowLevel = 1 then begin
Plot2[-1](Val[2] + .5,"h");
Plot3[-1](Val[3] - .5,"l");
end
else if ShowLevel = 2 then begin
Plot2[-1](Val[4] + .5,"h");
Plot3[-1](Val[5] - .5,"l");
end
else if ShowLevel = 3 then begin
Plot2[-1](Val[6] + .5,"h");
Plot3[-1](Val[7] - .5,"l");
end
else if ShowLevel = 4 then begin
Plot2[-1](Val[8] + .5,"h");
Plot3[-1](Val[9] - .5,"l");
end;
end;

September 17th, 2012, 11:01 PM
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do you want someone to code it for you?

September 18th, 2012, 08:48 AM
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I think I'd be able to figure it out but I'm not sure exactly where to add in the code that I want.

September 18th, 2012, 09:07 AM
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olobay
I think I'd be able to figure it out but I'm not sure exactly where to add in the code that I want.

you can add it att the end

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