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Old 10-18-2007, 12:04 PM   #1
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Default Detect inflection point in MACD.Diff

I would like to use the Condition Builder to detect (for instance) when the MACD.Diff stops decreasing and starts to increase. I tried using using the CrossAbove function with MACD(12,26,9).Diff entered as both parameters, but the second entry used a "Bars ago" of 1.

Using this method to EnterLong -and ExitLong when (MACD(12,26,9).Diff starts to decrease), I saw no trades triggered.

Understanding this case would probably help me generally to find inflection points.

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You would need to add create two conditions to your set.

One such as the image and another that checks if the value of 1 bar ago was less than the value of 2 bars ago.

If you are manually programming, you can also check Rising() and Falling() methods in the Help Guide.
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Got it.
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