This is a strategy build inside tradingview, which I found it works great with swing/position trading.
It works based on parabolic sar indicator, when indicator is below the candle, is an uptrend and when its its above is a downtrend.
At the same time it's very nice, because it has a sort of stop loss which is dynamic, because it triggers when candle crosses...
Part of my strategy involves entering a trade based on a candle on a 5-min chart being < 2% (ignoring major volatility).
I got tired of calculating the range of a single candle either in my head or on a calculator, so I wrote this up. Feel free to share it.
Shows the %move of any single candle, default horizontal lines are 1% & 2%, can be changed by clicking...
Week and or Day Display of Open, Close, High & Low.
In the settings under Input can be activated individually:
In the settings under Style every single element can be activated as well as the colors and appearance can be adjusted. It is important that under the point Input the fields were activated which are needed.
After reading Cam Hui's blog post about his "Trifecta" bottom spotting model I thought I'd try my hand at scripting it as an indicator. The results are pretty close to what he describes. Though the data TradingView feeds me doesn't seem to be identical to what he's using on StockCharts.com the results are close enough that I will call the effort a success worth...