Personal Criteria Formula Syntax Table

Multiply (Mathematical Operator)
v * w
v=Numeric, w=Numeric
Divide or Ratio (Mathematical Operator)
v / w
Add (Mathematical Operator)
v + w
Add (Mathematical Operator)
v ++ w
Add (Mathematical Operator)
v -- w
Subtract or Difference (Mathematical Operator)
v - w
Subtract or Difference (Mathematical Operator)
v +- w
Subtract or Difference (Mathematical Operator)
v -+ w
Integer Divide (Mathematical Operator)
v \ w
Power (Mathematical Operator)
v ^ w
Greater Than (Boolean relational operator)
v > w
Greater Than or Equal To (Boolean relational operator)
v >= w
Less Than (Boolean relational operator)
v < w
Less Than or Equal To (Boolean relational operator)
v <= w
Equal To (Boolean relational operator)
v = w
Not Equal To (Boolean relational operator)
v <> w
Parentheses will force an operation to perform earlier in the order.
()

returns -1 if b is true and 0 if b is false
(b)
b=Boolean
returns 1 if b is true and 0 if b is false
ABS(b)
b=Boolean
Absolute Value
ABS(w)
w=Numeric
Average Directional Index
ADX(d, s, z)
d=DI_Period, s=Smooth, z=Offset
Average Directional Index
ADXd.s.z
d=DI_Period, s=Smooth, z=Offset
AND (Boolean Logical Operator)
a AND b
a=Boolean,
b=Boolean
Inverse cosine
ARCCOS(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic cosine
ARCCOSH(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse cotangent
ARCCOT(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic cotangent
ARCCOTH(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse cosecant
ARCCSC(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic cosecant
ARCCSCH(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse secant
ARCSEC(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic secant
ARCSECH(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse sine
ARCSIN(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic sine
ARCSINH(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse tangent
ARCTAN(w)
w=Numeric
Inverse hyperbolic tangent
ARCTANH(w)
w=Numeric
Aroon Down portion of Aroon Indicator
AROONDOWN(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Aroon Down portion of Aroon Indicator
AROONDOWNx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Aroon Up portion of Aroon Indicator
AROONUP(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Aroon Up portion of Aroon Indicator
AROONUPx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Inverse Tangent
ATN(w)
w=Numeric
Average True Range (uses simple moving average for smoothing)
ATR(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Average True Range (uses simple moving average for smoothing)
ATRx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Simple Moving Average
AVG(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Simple Moving Average
AVGwx.z
w=O, H, L, C, or V, x=Period, z=Offset
Bollinger Band (Bottom)
BBBOT(d, x, z)
d=StdDev, x=Period, z=Offset
Bollinger Band (Bottom)
BBBOTd.x.z
d=StdDev (integer only), x=Period, z=Offset
Bollinger Band (Top)
BBTOP(d, x, z)
d=StdDev, x=Period, z=Offset
Bollinger Band (Top)
BBTOPd.x.z
d=StdDev (integer only), x=Period, z=Offset
Balance of Power (Green>30,Red<-30,Yellow 30 to –30)
BOP(y, z)
y=SMA, z=Offset
Balance of Power (Green>30,Red<-30,Yellow 30 to –30)
BOPy.z
y=SMA, z=Offset
Close or Current price of the specified bar C(z)
z=Offset
Close or Current price of the specified bar Cz
z=Offset
Commodity Channel Index
CCI(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Commodity Channel Index
CCIx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Log Base 10
CLG(w)
w=Numeric
Cosine
COS(w)
w=Numeric
Hyperbolic Cotangent
COTH(w)
w=Numeric
Will return the number of times Boolean formula was true in the period
CountTrue(b, x)
b=Boolean, x=Period
Cosecant
CSC(w)
w=Numeric
Hyperbolic Cosecant
CSCH(w)
w=Numeric
Directional Movement (DI- component)
DIMINUS(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Directional Movement (DI- component)
DIMINUSx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Directional Movement (DI+ component)
DIPLUS(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Directional Movement (DI+ component)
DIPLUSx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Natural Exponent
EXP(w)
w=Numeric
Front Weighted Moving Average
FAVG(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Front Weighted Moving Average
FAVGwx.z
w=O, H, L, C, or V, x=Period, z=Offset
Allows an unlimited number of arguments separated by commas and returns the argument with the highest value.
GREATEST(v, w)
v=Numeric, w=Numeric...
High price of the specified bar H(z)
z=Offset
High price of the specified bar
Hz
z=Offset
Hull Moving Average
HAVG(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Hull Moving Average
HAVGwx.z
w=O, H, L, C, or V, x=Period, z=Offset
Returns t if b is true and f if b is false
IIF(b, t, f)
b=Boolean, t=Numeric, f=Numeric
Low price of the specified bar L(z)
z=Offset
Low price of the specified bar Lz
z=Offset
Allows an unlimited number of arguments separated by commas and returns the argument with the lowest value.
LEAST(v, w)
v=Numeric, w=Numeric...
Natural Log
LOG(w)
w=Numeric
Exponential Moving Average Convergence Divergence Oscillator
MACD(s, l, z)
s=Short, l=Long, z=Offset
Exponential Moving Average Convergence Divergence Oscillator
MACDs.l.z
s=Short, l=Long, z=Offset
Maximum - Returns the highest value of w over the most recent x bars.
MAX(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Maximum - Returns the highest value of w over the most recent x bars.
MAXwx.z
w=O, H, L, C, or V, x=Period, z=Offset
Modulo (Mathematical Operator)
v MOD w
v=Numeric, w=Numeric
MoneyStream (MS) and Cumulative MoneyStream (CMS) are the same
MS(y, z)
y=SMA, z=Offset
MoneyStream (MS) and Cumulative MoneyStream (CMS) are the same
MSy.z
y=SMA, z=Offset
NAND (Boolean Logical Operator) Not And
a NAND b
a=Boolean,
b=Boolean
NOR (Boolean Logical Operator) Not Or
a NOR b
NOT() Function (Boolean Logical Operator) (turns true to false and turns false to true)
NOT(b)
b=Boolean
Open price of specified bar O(z)
z=Offset
Open price of specified bar Oz
z=Offset
On Balance Volume
OBV(y, z)
y=SMA, z=Offset
On Balance Volume
OBVy.z
y=SMA, z=Offset
OR (Boolean Logical Operator)
a OR b
a=Boolean,
b=Boolean
Relative Strength Index (RSI) - not Wilder's Smoothed
RSI(x, y, z)
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Relative Strength Index (RSI) - not Wilder's Smoothed
RSIx.y.z
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Secant
SEC(w)
w=Numeric
Hyperbolic Secant
SECH(w)
w=Numeric
Sign (-1, 0 or 1) - Returns -1 if w is negative, 0 if w is zero and 1 if w is positive.
SGN(w)
w=Numeric
Sine
SIN(w)
w=Numeric
returns -1 if Boolean Formula was not true in period, or bars since it was true, 0 being the current bar, and period-1 the max it will return
SinceTrue(b, x)
b=Boolean, x=Period
Hyperbolic Sine
SINH(w)
w=Numeric
Square Root
SQR(w)
w=Numeric
Standard Deviation STDDEV(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Standard Deviation STDDEVx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Simple Stochastic
STOC(x, y, z)
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Simple Stochastic
STOCx.y.z
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Sum - Adds together the value of w over the most recent x bars.
SUM(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Tangent
TAN(w)
w=Numeric
Hyperbolic Tangent
TANH(w)
w=Numeric
Will return a value between 0 and period that is how many times the Boolean formula was true in a row
TrueInRow(b, x)
b=Boolean, x=Period
Time Segmented Volume
TSV(y, z)
y=SMA, z=Offset
Time Segmented Volume
TSVy.z
y=SMA, z=Offset
Volume for the specified bar V(z)
z=Offset
Volume for the specified bar Vz
z=Offset
Wilder's Relative Strength Index (RSI) - Wilder's Smoothed
WRSI(x, z)
x=Period, z=Offset
Wilder's Relative Strength Index (RSI) - Wilder's Smoothed
WRSIx.z
x=Period, z=Offset
Worden Stochastic
WSTOC(x, y, z)
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Worden Stochastic
WSTOCx.y.z
x=Period, y=SMA, z=Offset
Exponential Moving Average
XAVG(w, x)
w=Numeric, x=Period
Exponential Moving Average
XAVGwx.z
w=O, H, L, C, or V, x=Period, z=Offset
Returns true when v is greater than w at x bars ago and v is less than or equal to w now. x defaults to 1 if not supplied.
XDOWN(v, w, x)
v=Numeric, w=Numeric, x=Period
XNOR (Boolean Logical Operator) Not Exclusive Or
a XNOR b
a=Boolean,
b=Boolean
XOR (Boolean Logical Operator) Exclusive Or
a XOR b
Returns true when v is less than w at x bars ago and v is greater than or equal to w now. x defaults to 1 if not supplied.
XUP(v, w, x)
v=Numeric, w=Numeric, x=Period