CrossBelow()

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CrossBelow()

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Definition

Evaluates a cross below condition over the specified bar look-back period.

 

Method Return Value

This method returns true if a cross below condition occurred; otherwise, false.

 

Syntax

CrossBelow(ISeries<double> series1, ISeries<double> series2, int lookBackPeriod)
CrossBelow(ISeries<double> series1, double value, int lookBackPeriod)

 

Parameters

lookBackPeriod

Number of bars back to check the cross below condition

series1 & series2

Any Series<double> type object such as an indicator, Close, High, Low, etc...

value

Any double value

 

Examples

ns


protected override void OnBarUpdate()
{
  // Go long if CCI crossed below -250 within the last bar
  if (CrossBelow(CCI(14), -250, 1))
      EnterLong();
 
  // Go short if 10 EMA crosses below 20 EMA within the last bar
  if (CrossBelow(EMA(10), EMA(20), 1))
      EnterShort();
 
  // Go short we have a down bar and the 10 EMA crosses above 20 EMA within the last 5 bars
  if (Close[0] < Open[0] && CrossBelow(EMA(10), EMA(20), 5))
      EnterShort();
}