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Data Gap Pointer

Updating the v3 script made by u/Lemrin + some mods

What this does:
  • Paints a blue "down arrow" pointer at an intraday bar that has occurred with a skip (e.g. a 1min bar that occurs a few minutes after the previous bar)
  • Checks for whether the market is open, and only paints arrows if inside open hours (because Extended Hours have lots of bar gaps)
Release Notes: Added descriptive elements to the chart
Release Notes: Minor Update:
  • Change the shape from down arrow to down triangle for better visibility when painting thinner candles
  • Cleaned up the sample chart for library clarity purposes
Release Notes: Added a NaN fixer and reduced the arrow size
Release Notes: Updated chart
Release Notes: re-added triangle editable size

Open-source script

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