TheLark

TheLark: Directional Movement Index Oscillator

A modified DMI, This turns the standard DMI into an Oscillator. The DMI cross signal is the same, but as an OSC you get the added benefits or finding divergences, etc. The added WIlder's Average Line (blue) can help you see if a short term trend is getting less interesting.
Open-source script

In true TradingView spirit, the author of this script has published it open-source, so traders can understand and verify it. Cheers to the author! You may use it for free, but reuse of this code in a publication is governed by House Rules. You can favorite it to use it on a chart.

Want to use this script on a chart?
study(title="TheLark: Directional Movement Index Oscillator", shorttitle="DMI-OSC_LK", overlay=false)

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        //        DMI OSCILLATOR  BY THELARK           //
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// Wells Wilders MA
wwma(l,p) =>
    wwma = (nz(wwma[1]) * (l - 1) + p) / l

// Inputs
DMIlength = input(14)
Avglength = input(2)

// Calc
hiDiff = high - high[1]
loDiff = low[1] - low
plusDM = (hiDiff > loDiff) and (hiDiff > 0) ? hiDiff : 0
minusDM = (loDiff > hiDiff) and (loDiff > 0) ? loDiff : 0
ATR = wwma(DMIlength, tr)
PlusDI = 100 * wwma(DMIlength,plusDM) / ATR
MinusDI = 100 * wwma(DMIlength,minusDM) / ATR
osc = PlusDI - MinusDI
col = osc >= 0 ? #99EF0E : #FF0064
// Plots
plot(osc,color=col, style=histogram, linewidth=2)
plot(wwma(Avglength,osc), color=#0EAAEF,title="DI+")

Comments

greak indicator! i already get used to traditiional DMI indicator:D
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this is so much easier to "read" compared to the default DMI, thanks a lot!!!
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Thank you so much for this!
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very nice one bro, can u make histogram of yours like this one, would be awesome

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TheLark Mlnklkm
@Mlnklkm, Hi, thanks for your comment. I'll look into it as I have time. Currently I am fairly busy but I strongly suggest you look into pine script yourself and give it a try! It's very rewarding to learn, and not too difficult if you are not doing anything tricky (this should be straight forward) ;)

Don't hesitate to private message me if you have any questions about pine!
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