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Forum: NinjaTrader November 12th, 2019, 12:36 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 133
Posted By Fat Tails
I assume that you are not talking about the price...

I assume that you are not talking about the price markers, but about the custom labels on the chart. In order to plot those labels you would need to use an indicator with a custom plot that allows...
Forum: NinjaTrader Programming November 3rd, 2019, 12:31 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 47,043
Posted By Fat Tails
General Problem with Indicator Updates in the Download Section

I have now updated the amaCurrentDayVWAP to version 2.5 (prior forum version was 2.0)

https://futures.io/local_links.php?catid=27&linkid=1897

The new version has various issues fixed.


The...
Forum: NinjaTrader Programming October 22nd, 2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 47,043
Posted By Fat Tails
I have set the ZOrder for some of the indicators...

I have set the ZOrder for some of the indicators programmatically to plot behind the bars. This is because these indicators come with shaded areas. Otherwise the shading would cover the price bars...
Forum: NinjaTrader October 22nd, 2019, 06:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,883
Posted By Fat Tails
Select chart style "OHLC" with mode "HLC". Set...

Select chart style "OHLC" with mode "HLC". Set color for down bars and up bars to black. Add a SMA(1). Then set the SMA to plotstyle "Dot". Add the amaMultiKeltnerChannel if needed.
Forum: Sierra Chart September 13th, 2019, 11:07 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,518
Posted By Fat Tails
Hi Samir, I had just answered your original...

Hi Samir,

I had just answered your original question:


I am 100% sure that the pivots shown on your chart were calculated from the September contract, but displayed for the December contract....
Forum: Sierra Chart September 13th, 2019, 08:18 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,518
Posted By Fat Tails
Hi Samir, You are tempting your luck, as you...

Hi Samir,

You are tempting your luck, as you started with pivots on rollover day.

The pivots are always calculated from the prior day's high, low and close. On rollover day the prior day's...
Forum: NinjaTrader September 3rd, 2019, 05:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Fat Tails
Both, depending on the indicator settings.

Both, depending on the indicator settings.
Forum: NinjaTrader September 2nd, 2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 458
Posted By Fat Tails
You will find amaCurrentDayVWAP right here: ...

You will find amaCurrentDayVWAP right here:

https://futures.io/local_links.php?catid=27&linkid=1897
Forum: NinjaTrader Programming September 2nd, 2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 47,043
Posted By Fat Tails
It is also possible to delete the custom plot of...

It is also possible to delete the custom plot of the indicator - and a few lines more. Then it will display the way you have been used to.

I could even think about adding a little option of...
Forum: NinjaTrader September 2nd, 2019, 04:54 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By Fat Tails
Charting platforms use timestamps in a different...

Charting platforms use timestamps in a different way. When you look at the canlde from 9:30 AM to 9:45 AM, it may be time stamped as

-> 9:30 AM (start time)
-> 9:45 AM (end time)
...
Forum: NinjaTrader September 2nd, 2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 189
Posted By Fat Tails
Questions like this can easily be answered in a...

Questions like this can easily be answered in a few minutes via Google search or similar. You will find coding examples as per links below:
...
Forum: Sierra Chart September 2nd, 2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,518
Posted By Fat Tails
Hi Samir, NinjaTrader 8 makes it easier to...

Hi Samir,

NinjaTrader 8 makes it easier to display GLOBEX highs and lows on a RTH chart. However, you would need to write an indicator that loads a secondary bar series. With NinjaTrader 8 it is...
Forum: NinjaTrader Programming September 2nd, 2019, 04:12 PM
Replies: 107
Views: 47,043
Posted By Fat Tails
The SessionPivots for NinjaTrader 7 came with a...

The SessionPivots for NinjaTrader 7 came with a lot of different indicators, that is

- Daily Pivots
- Weekly Pivots
- Monthly Pivots
- Current Day OHL (with Fib retracements, noise bands,...
Forum: Sierra Chart August 31st, 2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,518
Posted By Fat Tails
My post is from A.D. 2012 and refers to...

My post is from A.D. 2012 and refers to NinjaTrader 7. Is your question about Sierra Chart, NinjaTrader 7 or NinjaTrader 8?
Forum: Traders Hideout August 29th, 2019, 04:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 300
Posted By Fat Tails
Hi Dan, The indicator detects - small...

Hi Dan,

The indicator detects

- small body / doji bars = bars with a small body (< 0.25 * average range)
- inside close bars = bars which are not small body bars and close inside the range of...
Forum: NinjaTrader August 23rd, 2019, 08:47 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By Fat Tails
The file I had attached above is for NinjaTrader...

The file I had attached above is for NinjaTrader 8 and cannot be used with NinjaTrader 7. However, you could easily unzip the install file and open the .cs file and then copy relevant to code to...
Forum: NinjaTrader August 21st, 2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By Fat Tails
Quick and dirty. Fixed channel around a median.

Quick and dirty. Fixed channel around a median.
Forum: NinjaTrader August 21st, 2019, 05:07 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 902
Posted By Fat Tails
You could take any Keltner Channel or Bollinger...

You could take any Keltner Channel or Bollinger Band and then replace the dynamic offset calculated from the ATR or standard deviation with a fixed offset that is set in ticks.

Which moving...
Forum: Traders Hideout August 21st, 2019, 05:00 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,258
Posted By Fat Tails
Volatility Based Trailing Stops

There are several volatility based trailing stops that you may use. All of them use the ATR such that there will be a wide stop when volatility is high, but a narrower stop when the market calms...
Forum: NinjaTrader August 21st, 2019, 04:10 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 293
Posted By Fat Tails
NinjaTrader renko bars or UniRenko bars are not...

NinjaTrader renko bars or UniRenko bars are not backtestable, because these bars show fake highs, fake lows and fake opens. Moreover they insert fake bars with zero volume to fill gaps.

If you...
Forum: NinjaTrader August 20th, 2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 213
Views: 73,331
Posted By Fat Tails
Sudhir, I have checked the market analyzer...

Sudhir,

I have checked the market analyzer template. The problem here is that you had selected the indicator instead of the market analyzer column which is a separate file. The market analyzer...
Forum: NinjaTrader August 20th, 2019, 05:28 AM
Replies: 213
Views: 73,331
Posted By Fat Tails
sudhirc: The market analyzer column returns...

sudhirc: The market analyzer column returns values between 0 and 9. When you define cell conditions each of the numbers can be replaced with a colored text field.

It is difficult to comment your...
Forum: Traders Hideout June 28th, 2019, 12:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By Fat Tails
In fact this is not an error message, but you are...

In fact this is not an error message, but you are just asked whether you wish to replace an existing file. There are just two cases to consider, system files and non system files.


(1) System...
Forum: Traders Hideout June 28th, 2019, 04:42 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,045
Posted By Fat Tails
Slope indication for 33 different moving averages

I have posted an indicator that allows for plotting all sorts of Keltner Channels. You will find it here:

https://futures.io/local_links.php?action=ratelink&catid=27&linkid=1939

You may select...
Forum: NinjaTrader June 16th, 2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 694
Views: 275,005
Posted By Fat Tails
UniRenko bars is a difficult story. In my opinion...

UniRenko bars is a difficult story. In my opinion the concept is flawed, although there are a few good points.

(1) Renko bars follow a pretty simple rule. When price exceeds a set price level, one...
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