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Started:November 23rd, 2009 (11:23 AM) by dorschden Views / Replies:392,752 / 1,346
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Old June 29th, 2012, 02:02 PM   #471 (permalink)
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how do we get the swing volume down to the lower panel on the new version?

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hey folks where does the priceaction sw2ing and wise wave for mc Come from, i would like to see how they work on MC

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Old June 29th, 2012, 04:12 PM   #472 (permalink)
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Hi guys, I was just reviewing the action from today. Here is interesting stat that puts the monstrous move on oil today in perspective. I've attached an analysis of the swing stats on oil for two years from the beginning of 2010 to end of 2011 using a 20 Better Renko Swing chart.

The arrow is pointing at the 99th percentile for a LL to HH. This is 557 ticks which means the swing of 557 ticks was in the top 1% of swings for this period.

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Now check out the swing in the chart below. 806 tick/52 Bar LL to HH. I don't have a data point near this. Note the median/50th percentile in shaded purple for a LL to a HH is 249 ticks. Also in bars in you look at the bottom panel you can see the 99th percentile in bars in 44 whereas this swing was 52.

This is one reason why I believe it is better to use medians in your statistical analyses as extreme outliers like this can skew the results of the data set.

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Old July 9th, 2012, 09:16 AM   #473 (permalink)
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Greetings.
Firstly I would like to thank you for this awesome indicator and for deciding to make it available in the free section.
However, due to lack of any real coding experience, I have been futilely trying to alter the dreaded three lines for several hours now, in order to make PAS display divergences based on NT's default FisherTransform indicator (period 10)
I am stuck in place and in desperate need of help, any help will be greatly appreciated!

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Old July 10th, 2012, 09:31 AM   #474 (permalink)
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PasMA.XML template not loading.....

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When I try to open a chart using the PasMA.xml template, I get the following NinjaTrader pop-up:

"Unable to open chart template 'PasMA'. Chart templates made from versions prior to NinjaTrader 7 are incompatible and need to be remade."

I'm using NT 7.0.1000.10.

Are other people able to use the XML file that was posted here on June 15th, 2012 able to get it to work with NT 7?

Thanks......

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Old July 10th, 2012, 09:37 AM   #475 (permalink)
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Hi-

When I try to open a chart using the PasMA.xml template, I get the following NinjaTrader pop-up:

"Unable to open chart template 'PasMA'. Chart templates made from versions prior to NinjaTrader 7 are incompatible and need to be remade."

I'm using NT 7.0.1000.10.

Are other people able to use the XML file that was posted here on June 15th, 2012 able to get it to work with NT 7?

Thanks......

you need to open a "market analyzer" not a chart.

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also you need to save the PasMA file in market analyzer and not chart.

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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:50 AM   #476 (permalink)
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Error trying to access data in strategy

Dorschden, this is probably the most valuable indicator I've ever used! Thank you for putting it out here for everyone to use. I've been working on a strategy to automate some of what I'm doing trading manually and it requires me to record off the event (HL,LL,HH,LH,DB,DT) and the price on close. My programming skills are horrible so I can't figure out how to pull the data from the indicator for use in my strat.

Here's the offending code and the subsequent error:

if (PriceActionSwing(15, 7, PriceActionSwing.Utility.SwingTypes.Standard).DoubleBottom[0] > 0)
{
// Do Something
}
else if (PriceActionSwing(15, 7, PriceActionSwing.Utility.SwingTypes.Standard).HigherHigh[0] > 0)
{
// ETC...
}

Error: 'NinjaTrader.Strategy.Strategy.PriceActionSwing(int, int, PriceActionSwing.Utility.SwingTypes)' is a 'method', which is not valid in the given context

Is there a way to get the event and price data from the indicator on each bar update, if there data? Also, there's probably a better way to go about this, any suggestions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks for everything guys!

Thanks,

Nate K.

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Old July 18th, 2012, 02:57 PM   #477 (permalink)
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Just wanted to point out that the divergence indicator for MACD uses the “Diff” plot (histogram) which is the difference between the MACD line and the Average; however, I typically look at divergence on just the MACD line, in which case “Diff” would need to be replaced with “Default” on lines 1455 & 1456. A thousand thanks, dorschden.
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Old July 18th, 2012, 03:59 PM   #478 (permalink)
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How to get that divergence signal on your chart

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Old July 18th, 2012, 04:13 PM   #479 (permalink)
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@bomberone1 and @yiman unfortunately there is no Multicharts version.


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make PAS display divergences based on NT's default FisherTransform indicator (period 10)

@Vajce18 add the following bold lines to the code, change line 138 to custom and compile it. In the "param1" parameter you can set the period, e.g. 10. Now it should work.

Line 138:
private DivergenceMode divergenceMode = DivergenceMode.Custom;

Line 162:
private Stochastics stochastics;
private MACD macd;
private FisherTransform fisherTransform;

Line 670:
case DivergenceMode.Custom:
fisherTransform = FisherTransform(param1);
// Add custom divergence indicator here
break;

Line 1440:
case DivergenceMode.Custom:
divergenceDataHigh = fisherTransform.Value;
divergenceDataLow = fisherTransform.Value;

// Add custom divergence indicator here
break;

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I've been working on a strategy to automate some of what I'm doing trading manually and it requires me to record off the event (HL,LL,HH,LH,DB,DT) and the price on close.

Is there a way to get the event and price data from the indicator on each bar update, if there data?

@NathanExplosion, unfortunately this isn't possible. You have to change the code to accomplish this. There are several ways to do this. Because of your moderate coding skills I suggest that you create some variables to save the certain swing relations and make them public. E.g. create a variable called lastLowRelation2 in which you save the 3rd last swing low relation (swing low relation = LL, HL, DB) and in line 2582 you write "lastLowRelation2 = lastLowRelation;" Then you have in the variables curLowRelation, lastLowRelation, lastLowRelation2 the swing low relations. Now you have to make this variables accessible. In "Region Properties" in "Region Dataseries" you add following line for each variable (same for the long values). Now you should be able to access the values from within a strategy. I didn't test this, but it should work.
 
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[Browsable(false)]
public Relation CurLowRelation
{
  get { return curLowRelation; }
}

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How to get that divergence signal on your chart

Set in the PAS indicator menu in the category "Divergence" the property "Div indicator" to MACD.


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Old July 19th, 2012, 10:31 AM   #480 (permalink)
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add divergence to market analyzer


hi, here is market analyzer, anybody know how to add divergence signal to market analyzer? ( just like ABC signal showing on market analyzer), thanks

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