Today we have a simple, but endlessly versatile, indicator that plots the X Period High/Low/Mid of your chosen market.
Traditionally the 52 week High/Low is used as a breakout signal. However, by changing to an X period, and adding a midway line, we create a more versatile indicator that can be tailored to various markets.
By default it's set at 250 periods...
What Is the Darvas Box?
The Darvas Box strategy was developed by Nicholas Darvas. Aside from being a well known dancer, he began trading stock in the 1950s. Based on his success in trading, he was approached to write a book on his strategy. The book, “How I Made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market,” outlines his rather simple approach … simple once you understand the...
Indicator consist of moving averages (MA).
This indicator make it easier for me to switch between few MA lines.
- used for intraday.
2. MA50 and Ichimoku
- to analyze swing trend
- display only MA50 and ichimoku cloud
3. MA20, MA50 and MA200
- to analyze the trend
- for swing trade
4. Lines 52 Week High / Low
- display both lines as guide when trading
This script adds the 52 weeks (one year) high/low to the chart but it wouldn't update the value on the current trading day, so that it would remain at the same level for the whole trading day. It can come really handy for day trading the day of the 52 weeks high/low breakout/breakdown.
Plots 52 Weeks historical high and low with respect to each bar.
Works on all timeframes - minute, days, weeks, months - and always plots 52 weeks historical high and low.
The 52 weeks lookback window slides backwards as we plot for older / historical bars on the chart.
Instead of 52 weeks, number of weeks to look back can be specified using 'No. of weeks to...