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Default Strategy: Trading crossovers

Similar in concept to a breakout, many traders like to trade crossovers. This can be a crossover of price from a certain threshold or even an indicator crossing over another indicator.

Key concepts in this example:
  • Determining and storing the first 15 bar high and low values for the current session
  • Submitting long or short entry orders depending on which threshold is crossed
  • Using a trail stop to exit positions

TIP: This reference sample sets CalculateOnBarClose to false. The reason we are doing this is so we can submit orders as soon as a crossover occurs instead of waiting for the bar to close before submitting the order.

Important related documentation:

NinjaTrader 8
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Import instructions:

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  1. Download the file contained in this thread to your PC desktop
  2. From the Control Center window, select the menu Tools > Import > NinjaScript
  3. Select the downloaded file

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  1. Download the file contained in this thread to your PC desktop
  2. From the Control Center window, select the menu File > Utilities > Import NinjaScript
  3. Select the downloaded file and click Import.
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