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Equity Show Buy-and-Hold.afl for Amibroker (AFL)

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//
//  Formula Name:    Equity Show Buy-and-Hold
//  Author/Uploader: 0505670391-JEDDAH 
//  E-mail:          
//  Date/Time Added: 2006-04-21 13:34:36
//  Origin:          _SECTION_BEGIN("Individual"); #include @LastBacktestFormula MaxGraph=0;GraphXSpace=5; GraphZOrder=1; Plot( Equity( 0, -2 ), "Equity", -8, styleArea );  if( ParamToggle("Show Buy-and-Hold?", "No|
//  Keywords:        
//  Level:           basic
//  Flags:           system
//  Formula URL:     http://www.amibroker.com/library/formula.php?id=615
//  Details URL:     http://www.amibroker.com/library/detail.php?id=615
//
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//
//  WITH (Volume At Price)I HOPE IT WORKS !!!
//
//------------------------------------------------------------------------------

_SECTION_BEGIN("Individual");
#include @LastBacktestFormula
MaxGraph=0;GraphXSpace=5;
GraphZOrder=1;
Plot( Equity( 0, -2 ), "Equity", -8, styleArea );

if( ParamToggle("Show Buy-and-Hold?", "No|Yes", 1 ) )
{
 /* now buy and hold simulation */
 Short=Cover=0;
 Buy=Status("firstbarintest");
 Sell=Status("lastbarintest");
 SetTradeDelays(0,0,0,0); PositionSize = -100;
 ApplyStop(0,0,0,0);
 ApplyStop(1,0,0,0);
 ApplyStop(2,0,0,0);
 Plot( Equity( 0, -2 ), "Buy&Hold", -9 );
}
_SECTION_END();

_SECTION_BEGIN("Volume");
Plot( Volume, _DEFAULT_NAME(), ParamColor("Color", colorLavender ), styleNoTitle | ParamStyle( "Style", styleHistogram | styleOwnScale | styleThick | styleNoLabel, maskHistogram  ), 2 );
_SECTION_END();

_SECTION_BEGIN("Price Interpretation");
movshort = ParamField("Short Time MA", 8 );
movmed = ParamField("Mid Time MA", 9 );
movlong = ParamField("Long Time MA", 10 );
btop = ParamField("BBTop", 11 );
bbot = ParamField("BBBottom", 12 );
if( Status("action") == actionCommentary )
{
width = btop - bbot;
lslop = LinRegSlope( C, 30 ) + 100;
lslo = LLV( lslop, 90 );
lshi = HHV( lslop, 90 );
lswidth = lshi - lslo;
trend = 100*( lslop - lslo )/lswidth;

mawidth = MA( width, 100 );
relwidth = 100*(width - mawidth)/mawidth;

_N( tname = Name()+"("+FullName()+")" );

printf("Price and moving averages:\n");
printf( tname + " has closed " + WriteIf( C > movshort, "above" , "below" ) + " its Short time moving average. ");

printf("\nShort time moving average is currently " + WriteIf( movshort > movmed, "above", "below") + " mid-time, AND " + WriteIf( movshort > movlong, "above", "below" ) + " long time moving averages.");

printf("\nThe relationship between price and moving averages is: "+
WriteIf( C > movshort AND movshort > movmed, "bullish",
WriteIf( C < movshort AND movshort < movmed, "bearish", "neutral" ) ) + " in short-term, and "+
WriteIf( movshort > movmed AND movmed > movlong , "bullish",
WriteIf( movshort < movmed AND movmed < movlong, "bearish", "neutral" ) ) + " in mid-long term. ");

printf("\n\nBollinger Bands:\n");
printf(tname+ " has closed " + 
WriteIf( C < bbot, "below the lower band by " +
WriteVal( 100 *( bbot-C )/ width, 1.1 ) + "%%. " +
WriteIf( trend < 30, " This combined with the steep downtrend can suggest that the downward trend in prices has a good chance of continuing.  However, a short-term pull-back inside the bands is likely.",
WriteIf( trend > 30 AND trend < 70, "Although prices have broken the lower band and a downside breakout is possible, the most likely scenario for "+tname+" is to continue within current trading range.", "" ) ), "" ) +

WriteIf( C > btop, "above the upper band by " +
WriteVal( 100 *( C- btop )/ width, 1.1 ) + "%%. " +
WriteIf( trend > 70, " This combined with the steep uptrend suggests that the upward trend in prices has a good chance of continuing.  However, a short-term pull-back inside the bands is likely.",
WriteIf( trend > 30 AND trend < 70, "Although prices have broken the upper band and a upside breakout is possible, the most likely scenario for "+tname+" is to continue within current trading range.", "" ) ), "" ) +

WriteIf( C < btop AND ( ( btop - C ) / width ) < 0.5, 
"below upper band by " +
WriteVal( 100 *( btop - C )/ width, 1.1 ) + "%%. ", 
WriteIf( C < btop AND C > bbot , "above bottom band by " +
WriteVal( 100 *( C - bbot )/ width, 1.1 ) + "%%. ", "" ) ));

printf("\n"+
WriteIf( ( trend > 30 AND trend < 70 AND ( C > btop OR C < bbot ) ) AND abs(relwidth) > 40,
		 "This picture becomes somewhat unclear due to the fact that Bollinger Bands are  currently",
		 "Bollinger Bands are " )+	  
WriteVal( abs( relwidth ), 1.1 ) + "%% " +
WriteIf( relwidth > 0, "wider" , "narrower" ) +
" than normal.");

printf("\n");

printf(
WriteIf( abs( relwidth ) < 40, "The current width of the bands (alone) does not suggest anything conclusive about the future volatility or movement of prices.","")+
WriteIf( relwidth < -40, "The narrow width of the bands suggests low volatility as compared to " + tname + "'s normal range.  Therefore, the probability of volatility increasing with a sharp price move has increased for the near-term. "+
"The bands have been in this narrow range for " + WriteVal(BarsSince(Cross(-40,relwidth)),1.0) + " bars. The probability of a significant price move increases the longer the bands remain in this narrow range." ,"")+
WriteIf( relwidth > 40, "The large width of the bands suggest high volatility as compared to " + tname + "'s normal range.  Therefore, the probability of volatility decreasing and prices entering (or remaining in) a trading range has increased for the near-term. "+
"The bands have been in this wide range for  " + WriteVal(BarsSince(Cross(relwidth,40)),1.0) + " bars.The probability of prices consolidating into a less volatile trading range increases the longer the bands remain in this wide range." ,""));

printf("\n\nThis commentary is not a recommendation to buy or sell. Use at your own risk.");
}
_SECTION_END();

_SECTION_BEGIN("Volume At Price");
PlotVAPOverlay( Param("Lines", 300, 100, 1000, 1 ), Param("Width", 5, 1, 100, 1 ), ParamColor("Color", colorCycle ), ParamToggle("Side", "Left|Right" ) | 4*ParamToggle("Z-order", "On top|Behind", 1 ) );
 
_SECTION_END();

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