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msg #128330
Ignore alexan
5/5/2016 1:27:14 AM

Hi there

I need a code for Williams %R to filter out over bot or over-sold items.



show stocks where Williams %R is above 20


show stocks where Williams %R is below 80

1,303 posts
msg #128333
Ignore Mactheriverrat
5/5/2016 3:31:07 AM


41 posts
msg #128339
Ignore alexan
5/5/2016 12:34:03 PM

oh thanks.

124 posts
msg #128806
Ignore papagatorga
5/28/2016 11:17:44 AM

I use
Williams%R (30) has been above -20 for the past 3 days
and price is between 7 and 13
and Williams%R(30) is above -20
and volume is over 300,000
and stock is not ETF

This has performed very well in market bullish trends, one week, two weeks and one month
It works well with all prices but I find more higher percentage gains in these price ranges.
There seems to be some positive correlation with stocks who have declined in price the previous day.
The W%R(30) comes from Big Trends, they have a complete trading strategy.
If you combine this with stocks who have very recently given a Parabolic SAR Buy signal, it works very well
I also use directional Index as a Confirmation.signal

429 posts
msg #128807
Ignore graftonian
5/28/2016 12:13:02 PM

I am not familiar with the Parabolic Sar, but would the following code define a buy signal, when combined with other signals?

Parabolic SAR(0.02,0.2) < CLOSE
Parabolic SAR(0.02,0.2) 1 DAYS AGO < CLOSE 1 DAYS AGO
Parabolic SAR(0.02,0.2) 2 DAYS AGO > CLOSE 2 DAYS AGO
DRAW Parabolic SAR(0.02,0.2)


978 posts
msg #128808
Ignore pthomas215
5/28/2016 12:17:25 PM

what does the parabolic sar mean for stocks? how is it used?

3,949 posts
msg #128809
Ignore four
5/28/2016 12:35:33 PM

When looking at an indicator... I automatically start at these three sites:

-- Parabolic SAR

124 posts
msg #128811
Ignore papagatorga
5/28/2016 4:26:08 PM

I don't scan for SAR. Simply use it on Stockcharts. I assume if it has given a very recent buy signal that it is probably good for a 7-10 day run before it will signal a sell. Posters above this have given you much better choice for information than I can. I don't necessarily use it for selling either. Not recommending it for others but I sell if I reach a 3% loss on my original investment. That is because I have failed to "cut my losses" on TOO many occasions. I can always re-enter a position if appropriate. If I am posting a profit, I watch several Indicators to decide when to take my profit. SAR just helps me decide among several different W%R buy signals. By the way, I said it works best in a bull market, DUH. I have over 90 scans, but W%R and Directional Index outperform all the others for both percentage of winners and largest percentage gains. Others have very good scans, these just work for me and my style and you asked specifically about W%R. GOOD LUCK .

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