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TypicalPrice

Summary

A Typical Price is an average of high, low and close values for a single period.

Remarks

Typical Price gives a simplified view of all prices for a period as a single series.

Signature

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public abstract interface TypicalPrice

Namespace

cAlgo.API.Indicators

Properties

Name Description
Result { get; } Gets the resulting time series of the Typical Price indicator calculation.

Examples

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 private TypicalPrice _result;
 protected override void Initialize()
 {
     _result = Indicators.TypicalPrice();
 }
 public override void Calculate(int index)
 {
     double result = _result.Result[index];
 }
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 using cAlgo.API;
 using cAlgo.API.Indicators;
 namespace cAlgo.Robots
 {
     // This sample cBot shows how to use the Typical Price indicator
     [Robot(TimeZone = TimeZones.UTC, AccessRights = AccessRights.None)]
     public class TypicalPriceSample : Robot
     {
         private double _volumeInUnits;
         private TypicalPrice _typicalPrice;
         private SimpleMovingAverage _simpleMovingAverage;
         [Parameter("Volume (Lots)", DefaultValue = 0.01)]
         public double VolumeInLots { get; set; }
         [Parameter("Stop Loss (Pips)", DefaultValue = 10)]
         public double StopLossInPips { get; set; }
         [Parameter("Take Profit (Pips)", DefaultValue = 10)]
         public double TakeProfitInPips { get; set; }
         [Parameter("Label", DefaultValue = "Sample")]
         public string Label { get; set; }
         public Position[] BotPositions
         {
             get
             {
                 return Positions.FindAll(Label);
             }
         }
         protected override void OnStart()
         {
             _volumeInUnits = Symbol.QuantityToVolumeInUnits(VolumeInLots);
             _typicalPrice = Indicators.TypicalPrice();
             _simpleMovingAverage = Indicators.SimpleMovingAverage(_typicalPrice.Result, 14);
         }
         protected override void OnBar()
         {
             if (_typicalPrice.Result.HasCrossedAbove(_simpleMovingAverage.Result, 0))
             {
                 ClosePositions(TradeType.Sell);
                 ExecuteMarketOrder(TradeType.Buy, SymbolName, _volumeInUnits, Label, StopLossInPips, TakeProfitInPips);
             }
             else if (_typicalPrice.Result.HasCrossedBelow(_simpleMovingAverage.Result, 0))
             {
                 ClosePositions(TradeType.Buy);
                 ExecuteMarketOrder(TradeType.Sell, SymbolName, _volumeInUnits, Label, StopLossInPips, TakeProfitInPips);
             }
         }
         private void ClosePositions(TradeType tradeType)
         {
             foreach (var position in BotPositions)
             {
                 if (position.TradeType != tradeType) continue;
                 ClosePosition(position);
             }
         }
     }
 }

Last update: July 1, 2022

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