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 05-15-2018, 05:58 PM #1 alvarosiegar Junior Member   Join Date: May 2018 Posts: 3 Thanks: 1 Thanked 0 times in 0 posts Fibonacci Retracement 50 % Level Entry Hi, I´m new in the forum, so don´t really know if this is the appropiate place to post my question. I have the following issue: i want to code the following as part of a custom strategy, but don´t know how to. What I want to do is: 1-Draw a Fibonacci Retracement with 100% at the lowest point of 10 bars ago and 0 % at highest point of current bar. 2- Place an ATM Strategy entry when the price touches the 50% level. What I really have trouble with is point 2. I´m already capable of plotting a Fibonacci Retracements object with those parameters, but don´t know how to obtain by code that 50 % level and place an entry exactly there. I´d really appreciate some help. Thank you! Alvaro Last edited by alvarosiegar; 05-15-2018 at 06:01 PM.
 05-16-2018, 08:50 AM #2 NinjaTrader_AlanP NinjaTrader Customer Service     Join Date: Apr 2016 Location: Denver, CO Posts: 2,513 Thanks: 202 Thanked 531 times in 511 posts Hello alvarosiegar, Thank you for writing in. If you could provide a sample script which will plot the fib retracements, I could take a look at how to grab the 50% level. I look forward to your reply. Alan P.NinjaTrader Customer ServiceUse Kinetick, NinjaTrader’s preferred market data service - Learn MoreFree online training events - View Schedule
 05-16-2018, 03:12 PM #3 alvarosiegar Junior Member   Join Date: May 2018 Posts: 3 Thanks: 1 Thanked 0 times in 0 posts Hello again, The way I found to plot the fib retracements is: DrawFibonacciRetracements("example", true, 10, Low[10], 0, High[0]); I don't know if that is the most efficient way to then grab the 50 % level. Maybe this helps: what I need is to grab the 50% level to place an entry order. I'm drawing it, but it doesn't really matter for my strategy if the retracements aren't actually drawn. Thank you! I look forward to your reply
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Hello alvarosiegar,

The attached strategy will submit a Limit bid order at the 50 percent retracement.

When you apply the strategy I suggest applying to a 10 minute chart, the strategy is set to run with CalculateOnBarClose set to false.

Please let us know if you need further assistance.
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 05-17-2018, 03:59 PM #5 alvarosiegar Junior Member   Join Date: May 2018 Posts: 3 Thanks: 1 Thanked 0 times in 0 posts Thank you very much! That's what I was looking for.

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