Deny intrabar updating in a strategy - TradeStation | futures io social day trading
futures io futures trading


Deny intrabar updating in a strategy
Updated: Views / Replies:645 / 1
Created: by rdixey 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 – 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 don’t 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
 

Deny intrabar updating in a strategy

  #1 (permalink)
Elite Member
Sanfrancisco CA
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: Tradestation
Favorite Futures: Futures
 
Posts: 8 since Sep 2013
Thanks: 3 given, 0 received

Deny intrabar updating in a strategy

What is the easy language code to make an indicator update once per bar for use in a strategy?

Reply With Quote
 
  #2 (permalink)
Trading for Profit
Houston, TX
 
Futures Experience: Intermediate
Platform: TradeStation
Broker/Data: TradeStation
Favorite Futures: CL
 
LogicalTrader's Avatar
 
Posts: 294 since Aug 2013
Thanks: 1,420 given, 752 received

Answer
This post has been selected as an answer to the original posters question Answer

If the first line in the EasyLanguage file is:

 
Code
[IntraBarOrderGeneration=False]
the strategy will evaluate only once per par. This can also be set in the "Format Strategies" dialog box.

This is from Tradestation help:


Quoting 
The EasyLanguage attribute IntraBarOrderGeneration allows you to turn on or off the intrabar order generation flag. If the attribute is not present in any of the strategy code, users will be allowed to control the setting through the Calculations tab. If the attribute is present and set to TRUE, the ’Enable intrabar order generation and calculation’ flag will be checked, the checkbox will be disabled, and the radio buttons will be available. If the attribute is present and set to FALSE, the ’Enable intrabar order generation and calculation’ flag will be unchecked and the checkbox and radio buttons will be disabled.

The syntax is as follows:

[IntrabarOrderGeneration = Value] // where Value can be TRUE or FALSE

The use of square brackets is required for this reserved word.

Remarks
This attribute may only be used in a strategy. If used in any other type of module the following error should appear at verify time and the focus should be set to the attribute: ”Attribute IntrabarOrderGeneration is only available for use in strategies.”

The intrabar order generation feature is only supported for single data stream charts. If applied to a multiple data stream chart, the status of the strategy will be turned off.

Example
[IntrabarOrderGeneration = FALSE] // Strategy will only generate orders at close of bar

Attributes are evaluated at compile time only so their values cannot be changed at run-time.

Hope this helps

Reply With Quote

Reply



futures io > > > > Deny intrabar updating in a strategy

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
ninjatrader not updating price gparkis NinjaTrader 5 May 2nd, 2012 02:56 PM
PnL not updating when flat stephenszpak NinjaTrader 18 January 9th, 2012 12:33 AM
Oakland Police Lacerate Army Ranger’s Spleen and Cause Internal Bleeding … Then Deny Quick Summary News and Current Events 0 November 5th, 2011 03:10 AM
Charts stop updating TraderJesse NinjaTrader 11 July 29th, 2011 06:12 PM
NT7 - NoGapRangeBars not updating hunter548 The Elite Circle 6 January 12th, 2011 08:27 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:19 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 2017-12-16 in 0.08 seconds with 23 queries on phoenix via your IP 54.227.51.103