SimpleTradingTechniques

ENGULFING CANDLESTICK STRATEGY

(i) Arrow represent trade setup

(ii) Circle represent triggering of the trade
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//  By SIMPLE TRADING TECHNIQUES

//   	Arrow represent trade setup 
//   	Circle represent triggering of the trade
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study(title="STT ENGULFING CANDLESTICK STRATEGY",overlay = true, shorttitle="STT ECS")
src = close, len = input(8, minval=1, title="Length")
up = rma(max(change(src), 0), len)
down = rma(-min(change(src), 0), len)
rsi = down == 0 ? 100 : up == 0 ? 0 : 100 - (100 / (1 + up / down))

//coloring method below

src1 = close, len1 = input(50, minval=1, title="UpLevel")
src2 = close, len2 = input(50, minval=1, title="DownLevel")
isup() => rsi > len1
isdown() => rsi < len2
barcolor(isup() ? green : isdown() ? red : na )

//study('buy/sell arrows', overlay=true)

out = sma(close, 50)
data = rsi > len1 ? open[1] > close[1] ? close > open ? close >= open[1] ? close[1] >= open ? close - open > open[1] - close[1] ? high > out : na : na : na : na : na : na
data1 = rsi < len2 ? close[1] > open[1] ? open > close ? open >= close[1] ? open[1] >= close ? open - close > close[1] - open[1] ? low < out : na : na : na : na : na : na


plotchar(data, char='↑',location=location.belowbar, color=lime, text="ECS Buy")
plotchar(data1, char='↓', location=location.abovebar, color=red, text="ECS Sell")

//Trade Trigger
tiggerlongcandle = (data[1] == 1) and (high > high[1]) ? 1 : 0
tiggershortcandle = (data1[1] == 1) and (low < low[1]) ? 1 : 0
plotshape(tiggerlongcandle ? tiggerlongcandle : na, title="Triggered Long",style=shape.circle, location=location.belowbar, color=green, transp=0, offset=0, text="ECS")
plotshape(tiggershortcandle ? tiggershortcandle : na, title="Triggered Short",style=shape.circle, location=location.abovebar, color=red, transp=0, offset=0, text="ECS")

plot (out, color = black, linewidth = 3, title = "Trend - Long Term")

Comments

Can you see last signal how much long can we keep the trade on that last signal???
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i don't understand the question, can reword it please.
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shani_1694 SimpleTradingTechniques
I AM TALKING ABOUT LAST SIGNAL PLACED BY YOUR SCRIPT
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shani_1694 shani_1694
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shani_1694 shani_1694
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this script is not for the pullback candlestick strategy, it is for another strategy that i am working on. in order the get the script for the pullback candlestick strategy search for it in the indicators public library.
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that is a trade setup (signal) but the trade was not trigger. ARROW represent trade setup while CIRCLE represent triggering of the trade
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shani_1694 SimpleTradingTechniques
it means we have to put the same rule as pullback candlestick strategy like if candle close below the 25% than we put sell
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no the rules for this strategy are different form that of pullback candlestick strategy.
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Is 'line' the Moving Avg?
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