Simple Volume Color Bar For ThinkOrSwim

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Simple Volume Color Bar
Ruby:
declare weak_volume_dependency;
input maLengthOne = 14;
input maTypeOne = AverageType.SIMPLE;
plot data = volume;
plot maOne = MovingAverage(maTypeOne, data, maLengthOne);
data.AssignValueColor(if data > maOne then Color.yellow else
if close > open then Color.UPTICK else
if close < open then Color.DOWNTICK else Color.CURRENT);
data.SetPaintingStrategy(PaintingStrategy.HISTOGRAM);
http://tos.mx/TBAmPob

This is a simple volume indicator that colors the volume bar if it closes above the moving average. It does nothing to the actual candlestick.
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I'm sure if somebody was clever enough they could paint the candlebars as well with each volume burst, too much info for me.
 
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Oh yea thats a nice one too. It even interprets the thing I look out for. I might try it. Thanks!
also, it is a 'current' indicator of the volume metric, and therefore very effective for day trading

good luck with it :)
 

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