Today's close less than daily close scanner?

veerasareddy

New member
Hello,

Could someone helps to compile the scanner for below :

Today Hourly Close is less than Previous day Daily Close.


Thanks..
 
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BenTen

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See if this is what you're looking for:

Code:
# Plot Arrow if Today's Close is less than Previous Day Close

input ShowTodayOnly = no;

def Today = if GetDay() == GetLastDay() then 1 else 0;

#Plot yesterday's close
plot prevClose = if ShowTodayOnly and !Today then Double.NaN else close(period = "day")[1];

prevClose.SetPaintingStrategy(PaintingStrategy.HORIZONTAL);
prevClose.SetDefaultColor(Color.UPTICK);
prevClose.SetLineWeight(1);

def rule = close < prevClose;

plot arrow_signal = rule;
arrow_signal.SetPaintingStrategy(PaintingStrategy.BOOLEAN_ARROW_DOWN);
arrow_signal.SetDefaultColor(Color.CYAN);
arrow_signal.SetLineWeight(1);

Watch this video if you don't know how to use the scanner: https://usethinkscript.com/threads/how-to-use-the-tos-scanner.284/
 

horserider

Well-known member
VIP
@veerasareddy I do not believe you can scan for a second period. So on hourly scan you cannot scan for daily close. Otherwise you could try this.
close crosses DailySMA("length" = 2) within 3 bars

But if do scan agg of hourly it will throw an error.
 

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