this is a somewhat simplified version of what I am trying to accomplish.
When having correctly identified a trend, I want to look for engulfing candles and buy at the next open.
That works for now.
I want to set SL and TP depending on the size of that engulfing candle.
When price drops below the low (for short high) of the...
This is just published for visibility as a public service until the Pine devs are able to fix or document this behavior. The barssince() function returns different values when inside a conditional context. As long as it can be documented (and relied upon), this could be a pretty cool feature, but right now this is now how I read the help documentation to...
Hello Tradingview Community,
I've been playing around with some various volume-based indicators, and recently have been experiencing a delay in the entries for my strategy for 2 minutes in this scenario. If the time is adjusted, it also is delayed 2 bars.
In this example, the "Short" position should enter when the blue line Crosses under the upper green line,...
Here is a scirpt of ChrisMoody modified with the alerts of purchases and sales.
I just have a problem with automation. At the bottom of my script my alerts "Buy1" and "Sell2" give alerts constantly and I wish to have a single alert before the order is completed. Before "Sell1" or Buy2 ".
I found the function "barstate.isfirst" that could possibly...
This is the bare bones of what I'm trying to achieve through pine script. The purpose of the script is to:
1. On a 15m chart, calculate and plot upper & lower Bollinger bands and simple moving average of 20 periods. (DONE)
2. On a new day, when the first 15m candle of a session forms, I want to check if a) the low of the new candle is outside the upper Bollinger...
I just want a simple moving average cross over system I can backtest. I wrote the following code but it doesn't enter or exit the trade when I actually want it to, it just it a few candles after. Can someone please correct my coding for me? I'm guessing it's where I have entered my enter and exit conditions?