calculate 3rd wednesday of the month

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does anybody know of a function or script where it would show me the 3rd wednesday of the month?

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does anybody know of a function or script where it would show me the 3rd wednesday of the month?

I looked up a couple of functions and combined their examples.
the variable, third_wed , will be true during the 3rd wed of the month.
a yellow bubble appears on the 1st bar, of the desired day.
white wedges appear under the desired day.

Ruby:
``````# check for 2 conditions,
#   is it a wed?
#   if the day in the 3rd week?
# combine them

# ------------------------------------
# check if it is a wednesday
# i copied the example and moved the word  default to be in front of wednesday.
input day_of_week = {Monday, Tuesday, default Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday};
def day1 = if  (GetDayofWeek( GetYYYYMMDD() ) == day_of_week +...``````
does anybody know of a function or script where it would show me the 3rd wednesday of the month?

I looked up a couple of functions and combined their examples.
the variable, third_wed , will be true during the 3rd wed of the month.
a yellow bubble appears on the 1st bar, of the desired day.
white wedges appear under the desired day.

Ruby:
``````# check for 2 conditions,
#   is it a wed?
#   if the day in the 3rd week?
# combine them

# ------------------------------------
# check if it is a wednesday
# i copied the example and moved the word  default to be in front of wednesday.
input day_of_week = {Monday, Tuesday, default Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday};
def day1 = if  (GetDayofWeek( GetYYYYMMDD() ) == day_of_week + 1) then 1 else 0;

# ------------------------------------
# check if the date is in the 3rd week of the month.

# days of month
# 1-7  1st week
# 8-14  2nd
# 15-21  3rd
# 22-28  4th
input first_day = 15;
input last_day = 21;
def daymo = if ( GetDayofMonth( GetYyyyMmDd() ) between first_day and last_day) then 1 else 0;

# ------------------------------------

# true when the 3rd wed of the month.
def third_wed = (day1 and daymo);

# ------------------------------------

# draw a shape, on the bars of the 3rd wed
input show_shapes_third_wed = yes;
plot z = if show_shapes_third_wed then third_wed else 0;
z.SetPaintingStrategy(PaintingStrategy.BOOLEAN_WEDGE_down);
z.setdefaultcolor(color.white);
z.setlineweight(4);

# find the first bar of wed (intraday chart)
# this is true on the first bar, of the 3rd wed.
input show_bubble_on_wed = yes;
def firstbarofwed = if (show_bubble_on_wed and !third_wed[1] and third_wed ) then 1 else 0;
addchartbubble( firstbarofwed, high * 1.001, "3rd wed", color.yellow, yes);
#``````

https://tlc.thinkorswim.com/center/reference/thinkScript/Functions/Date---Time/GetDayOfWeek
Returns the day of week based on the given YYYYMMDD parameter. The return value ranges from from 1 (Monday) to 7 (Sunday).

https://tlc.thinkorswim.com/center/reference/thinkScript/Functions/Date---Time/GetDayOfMonth

https://tlc.thinkorswim.com/center/...ingStrategy/PaintingStrategy-BOOLEAN-WEDGE-UP

https://tlc.thinkorswim.com/center/reference/thinkScript/Functions/Look---Feel/SetPaintingStrategy

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