Traders Tips by Technical Analysis, Inc.
• METASTOCK: TRADING TRENDLINE BREAKS
For the MetaStock code to implement the techniques discussed
in Sylvain Vervoort’s article in this issue, “Trading
Trendline Breaks, Part 2,” see the sidebar in the article on
page 24 for code provided by Vervoort.—Editor
• TRADESTATION: TRADING TRENDLINE BREAKS
Sylvain Vervoort’s articles in his two-part series, “Trading
Trendline Breaks,” describe the use of trendline breaks in
trading. The articles include code that approximates the author’s
trading style. Vervoort’s code identifies zigzag peaks and
troughs in the present by looking at future price data. Obviously,
this cannot be done in actual trading. The code given
here identifies zigzag peaks and troughs in the present without
looking at price data in the future.