Penny rounding issue - futures io
futures io futures trading



Penny rounding issue


Discussion in NinjaTrader

Updated
    1. trending_up 1,597 views
    2. thumb_up 4 thanks given
    3. group 2 followers
    1. forum 15 posts
    2. attach_file 3 attachments




Welcome to futures io: the largest futures trading community on the planet, with well over 125,000 members
  • Genuine reviews from real traders, not fake reviews from stealth vendors
  • Quality education from leading professional traders
  • We are a friendly, helpful, and positive community
  • We do not tolerate rude behavior, trolling, or vendors advertising in posts
  • We are here to help, just let us know what you need
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

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

 
Search this Thread
 

Penny rounding issue

(login for full post details)
  #1 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received

Does anyone have an add on that will allow NT8 to display prices as they actually are on penny stocks instead of in whole penny increments

Started this thread Reply With Quote

Can you help answer these questions
from other members on futures io?
Which kind of Blockvolume is visible? - order processing
Emini and Emicro Index
NT8 indicator to simulate a Funding Evaluation where to …
NinjaTrader
Where can I find Cost to Trade and Book Depth info?
Emini and Emicro Index
Work with historical tcks data on MUltichart NET PowerLa …
MultiCharts
SimplerOptions
Trading Reviews and Vendors
 
 
(login for full post details)
  #2 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
Does anyone have an add on that will allow NT8 to display prices as they actually are on penny stocks instead of in whole penny increments

What is the definition in the instrument ?
I think if you put the correct minimal increment, the price will be shown correctly in NT 8

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to rleplae for this post:
 
(login for full post details)
  #3 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received



rleplae View Post
What is the definition in the instrument ?
I think if you put the correct minimal increment, the price will be shown correctly in NT 8

I do not find any property to change the minimum value in options or anywhere else. Do you know where that would be?

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #4 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received

I am getting my data from TD Ameritrade so I am sure it is being passed to NT8

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #5 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
I am getting my data from TD Ameritrade so I am sure it is being passed to NT8

Did you check the instrument definition ?
What is the symbol ?

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #6 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received


rleplae View Post
Did you check the instrument definition ?
What is the symbol ?

Thanks for your help

Not just one symbol any lower priced stock that has fractions of a penny increments round to whole pennies in NT 8

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #7 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
Thanks for your help

Not just one symbol any lower priced stock that has fractions of a penny increments round to whole pennies in NT 8

Please give an example, i'll look on my side ...

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to rleplae for this post:
 
(login for full post details)
  #8 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received


rleplae View Post
Please give an example, i'll look on my side ...

Sure SPI or MARA should do to test

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #9 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
Sure SPI or MARA should do to test

This is MARA on my end :



I think this works correctly

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #10 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received



rleplae View Post
This is MARA on my end :



I think this works correctly

It looks like you are on NT7 am I wrong?

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #11 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
It looks like you are on NT7 am I wrong?

That wouldn't make a difference.

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #12 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received



rleplae View Post
That wouldn't make a difference.

Well then I am still left with the question how do I change the setting to show increments.

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #13 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post



Well then I am still left with the question how do I change the setting to show increments.

In the instrument definition like i mentioned before

Here is a screen shot, if not familiar with the instruments


Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #14 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received


rleplae View Post
In the instrument definition like i mentioned before

Here is a screen shot, if not familiar with the instruments


Thank you, I found it is there a way to change the default for all pennies or do I have to change each one independently

Started this thread Reply With Quote
 
(login for full post details)
  #15 (permalink)
Gits (Hooglede) Belgium
 
Experience: Master
Platform: NinjaTrader, Proprietary,
Broker: Ninjabrokerage/IQfeed + Synthetic datafeed
Trading: 6A, 6B, 6C, 6E, 6J, 6S, ES, NQ, YM, AEX, CL, NG, ZB, ZN, ZC, ZS, GC
 
rleplae's Avatar
 
Posts: 2,991 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 2,437 given, 5,801 received


casabellafine View Post
Thank you, I found it is there a way to change the default for all pennies or do I have to change each one independently

Not that i'm aware off.

The platform does not know 'pennies' as a definition.
and i'm not aware of a system wide setting.

Follow me on Twitter Visit my futures io Trade Journal Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to rleplae for this post:
 
(login for full post details)
  #16 (permalink)
Lubbock, TX
 
Experience: Intermediate
Platform: NinjaTrader 8
Broker: Dorman
Trading: CL
 
Posts: 14 since Mar 2016
Thanks: 2 given, 2 received

I truly appreciate your effort to help me. Thanks for all your replies.

Started this thread Reply With Quote
The following user says Thank You to casabellafine for this post:


futures io Trading Community Platforms and Indicators NinjaTrader > Penny rounding issue


Last Updated on September 30, 2017


Upcoming Webinars and Events
 

NinjaTrader Indicator Challenge!

Ongoing
 

Battlestations! Show us your trading desk - $1,500 in prizes!

March
 

Importance of Finding Your Own Way w/Adam Grimes

Elite only
 

Journal Challenge w/Jigsaw

April
     



Copyright © 2021 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