Am I the only one who noticed this bug on NT 7.0.1? - NinjaTrader Programming | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Am I the only one who noticed this bug on NT 7.0.1?
Updated: Views / Replies:1,442 / 11
Created: by mborin Attachments:0

Welcome to futures io.

(If you already have an account, login at the top of the page)

futures io is the largest futures trading community on the planet, with over 90,000 members. At futures io, our goal has always been and always will be to create a friendly, positive, forward-thinking community where members can openly share and discuss everything the world of trading has to offer. The community is one of the friendliest you will find on any subject, with members going out of their way to help others. Some of the primary differences between futures io and other trading sites revolve around the standards of our community. Those standards include a code of conduct for our members, as well as extremely high standards that govern which partners we do business with, and which products or services we recommend to our members.

At futures io, our focus is on quality education. No hype, gimmicks, or secret sauce. The truth is: trading is hard. To succeed, you need to surround yourself with the right support system, educational content, and trading mentors Ė all of which you can find on futures io, utilizing our social trading environment.

With futures io, you can find honest trading reviews on brokers, trading rooms, indicator packages, trading strategies, and much more. Our trading review process is highly moderated to ensure that only genuine users are allowed, so you donít need to worry about fake reviews.

We are fundamentally different than most other trading sites:
  • We are here to help. Just let us know what you need.
  • We work extremely hard to keep things positive in our community.
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts.
  • We firmly believe in and encourage sharing. The holy grail is within you, we can help you find it.
  • We expect our members to participate and become a part of the community. Help yourself by helping others.

You'll need to register in order to view the content of the threads and start contributing to our community.  It's free and simple.

-- Big Mike, Site Administrator

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 

Am I the only one who noticed this bug on NT 7.0.1?

  #11 (permalink)
Market Wizard
Boca Raton
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: Variety
Broker/Data: Optimus Futures, LLC
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
mattz's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,059 since Sep 2010
Thanks: 1,933 given, 2,786 received
Forum Reputation: Legendary


Fat Tails View Post
If you enter several positions and close some of them, there are basically three ways to account for PNL

- FIFO
- average price
- LIFO

NinjaTrader simply does not offer LIFO. You can only select between average price (default) and FIFO (can be activated under Options -> General).

There have been multiple requests by NinjaTrader users for this feature, also see the following links:

'Use FIFO for position avg. price calculations' setting is not working - NinjaTrader Support Forum
LIFO for Matching Entries & Exits - NinjaTrader Support Forum
Last in First out contract PnL - NinjaTrader Support Forum

In some case - this depends on the broker API - NinjaTrader will show PNL as calculated by your broker.

Right on! I wanted him to show calculations so I can show him its either FIFO or another calculation.
I believe (although all should verify) that FIFO is also the preferred method for taxation in the USA, so calculation of LIFO are for individual uses only.

PM with any questions about optimusfutures (800) 771-6748 (561) 367 8686. THERE IS A SUBSTANTIAL RISK OF LOSS IN FUTURES TRADING.
Reply With Quote
 
  #12 (permalink)
Elite Member
san antonio tx/usa
 
Futures Experience: Advanced
Platform: NinjaTrader
Favorite Futures: Stocks
 
Posts: 13 since Jun 2012
Thanks: 2 given, 5 received

Could someone show some code that can be used inside of a strategy to manage LIFO internally?

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > > > Am I the only one who noticed this bug on NT 7.0.1?

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search



Upcoming Webinars and Events (4:30PM ET unless noted)

Jigsaw Trading: TBA

Elite only

FuturesTrader71: TBA

Elite only

NinjaTrader: TBA

Jan 18

RandBots: TBA

Jan 23

GFF Brokers & CME Group: Futures & Bitcoin

Elite only

Adam Grimes: TBA

Elite only

Ran Aroussi: TBA

Elite only
     

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Have You Noticed? China Stocks Are Rallying Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 January 21st, 2013 09:10 PM
CME Filed A Lawsuit Against MF Global And No One Noticed At All kbit News and Current Events 1 December 15th, 2011 09:09 PM
Another Bug in Ninja 7 Michael.H NinjaTrader 16 June 30th, 2010 01:02 PM
NT Bug Alert Saroj NinjaTrader Programming 1 July 20th, 2009 08:11 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 04:05 PM.

Copyright © 2017 by futures io, s.a., Av Ricardo J. Alfaro, Century Tower, Panama, +507 833-9432, info@futures.io
All information is for educational use only and is not investment advice.
There is a substantial risk of loss in trading commodity futures, stocks, options and foreign exchange products. Past performance is not indicative of future results.
no new posts
Page generated 2017-12-15 in 0.07 seconds with 19 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.90.92.204