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88 posts
msg #97276
11/1/2010 1:01:22 PM

Trying to get this filter to produce stocks from a calculation of the center point of the true range and compare it to the center point of the real body and compares that to the close.

Here is the filter I produced:

set{true_range(High + Low /2)}
set{real_body(Open + Close /2)}
Show stocks where true_range < real_body
and real_body < close

My problem is it returns no (zero) stocks,

Can someone point out what I have done wrong?

Thanks Michael

68 posts
msg #97282
Ignore miko
11/1/2010 3:37:05 PM

Fetcher[set {_range, High + Low}
set {true_range, _range/2}
set {_body, Open + Close}
set {real_body, _body /2}
Show stocks where true_range < real_body
and real_body < close

You tried to do 2 calculations in the set statements, afaik only 1 is permitted (I assume you meant (H+L)/2, what you wrote was H plus one half of the Low). Also, you omitted the comma needed to separate the 2 parts of the set bracket.
88 posts
msg #97283
11/1/2010 6:49:07 PM

Hello Miko:

What an education, thanks for your assistance. Michael

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