This script is used to visually highlight candles which may signal a reversal following a false break of a support or resistance level.
Lookback period: look for the highest high and the lowest low of the prior x bars.
SMA length: used for a simple moving average of the range (high minus low) of the prior x bars.
Range multiple: used to filter...
A false breakout is when the price temporarily moves above or below a key support or resistance level, but then later retreats back to the same side as it started.
The “False Breakout” indicator reveals false breakouts in comparison to the previous candle.
In case we're looking to trade the stock for long this would mean that the price of the stock broke the...