//+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| StrategyTester Ea .mq4 | //| Copyright 2006, dr_richard_gaines | //| Modified by Ing. Ronald Verwer/ROVERCOM | //| No liability for accuracy of operation of this EA is accepted. | //| 25 May 2006 | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ #property copyright "Copyright 2006, dr richard gaines" #property link "dr_richard_gaines@yahoo.com" #define MAGICMA 481429 extern double TakeProfit = 10; extern double Lots = 0.1; extern double TrailingStop = 5; // Your indicators externs and user inputs go here. //MACD extern double MACDOpenLevel=3; extern double MACDCloseLevel=2; extern double MATrendPeriod=26; //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ //| | //+------------------------------------------------------------------+ int start() { //MACD double MacdCurrent, MacdPrevious, SignalCurrent; double SignalPrevious, MaCurrent, MaPrevious; // Your indicator is substituted double yourindicatorGreen; double yourindicatorRed; int cnt, ticket, total; // Your indicators iCustom or iName is called here goes here because we are yourindicatorGreen=iCustom(NULL, 0, "yourindicator",15,3,3, 0, 1); yourindicatorRed=iCustom(NULL, 0, "yourindicator",15,3,3, 1, 1); // initial data checks // it is important to make sure that the expert works with a normal // chart and the user did not make any mistakes setting external // variables (Lots, StopLoss, TakeProfit, // TrailingStop) in our case, we check TakeProfit // on a chart of less than 100 bars if(Bars<100) { Print("bars less than 100"); return(0); } if(TakeProfit<10) { Print("TakeProfit less than 10"); return(0); // check TakeProfit } // to simplify the coding and speed up access // data are put into internal variables // Your indicators iCustom or iName call goes here yourindicatorGreen=iCustom(NULL, 0, "yourindicator",15,3,3, 0, 1); yourindicatorRed=iCustom(NULL, 0, "yourindicator",15,3,3, 1, 1); //MACD MacdCurrent=iMACD(NULL,0,12,26,9,PRICE_CLOSE,MODE_MAIN,0); MacdPrevious=iMACD(NULL,0,12,26,9,PRICE_CLOSE,MODE_MAIN,1); SignalCurrent=iMACD(NULL,0,12,26,9,PRICE_CLOSE,MODE_SIGNAL,0); SignalPrevious=iMACD(NULL,0,12,26,9,PRICE_CLOSE,MODE_SIGNAL,1); MaCurrent=iMA(NULL,0,MATrendPeriod,0,MODE_EMA,PRICE_CLOSE,0); MaPrevious=iMA(NULL,0,MATrendPeriod,0,MODE_EMA,PRICE_CLOSE,1); total=OrdersTotal(); if(total<1) { // no opened orders identified if(AccountFreeMargin()<(1000*Lots)) { Print("We have no money. Free Margin = ", AccountFreeMargin()); return(0); } // check for long position (BUY) possibility if((yourindicatorGreen>yourindicatorRed)) { //MACD if(MacdCurrent<0 && MacdCurrent>SignalCurrent && MacdPrevious(MACDOpenLevel*Point) && MaCurrent>MaPrevious) { ticket=OrderSend(Symbol(),OP_BUY,Lots,Ask,3,0,Ask+TakeProfit*Point,"macd sample",16384,0,Green); if(ticket>0) { if(OrderSelect(ticket,SELECT_BY_TICKET,MODE_TRADES)) Print("BUY order opened : ",OrderOpenPrice()); } else Print("Error opening BUY order : ",GetLastError()); return(0); } } // check for short position (SELL) possibility if((yourindicatorGreen0 && MacdCurrentSignalPrevious && MacdCurrent>(MACDOpenLevel*Point) && MaCurrent0) { if(OrderSelect(ticket,SELECT_BY_TICKET,MODE_TRADES)) Print("SELL order opened : ",OrderOpenPrice()); } else Print("Error opening SELL order : ",GetLastError()); return(0); } return(0); } // it is important to enter the market correctly, // but it is more important to exit it correctly... for(cnt=0;cnt0 && MacdCurrentSignalPrevious && MacdCurrent>(MACDCloseLevel*Point)) { OrderClose(OrderTicket(),OrderLots(),Bid,3,Violet); // close position return(0); // exit } } // check for trailing stop if(TrailingStop>0) { if(Bid-OrderOpenPrice()>Point*TrailingStop) { if(OrderStopLoss()yourindicatorRed)) { //MACD if(MacdCurrent<0 && MacdCurrent>SignalCurrent && MacdPrevious(MACDCloseLevel*Point)) { OrderClose(OrderTicket(),OrderLots(),Ask,3,Violet); // close position return(0); // exit } } // check for trailing stop if(TrailingStop>0) { if((OrderOpenPrice()-Ask)>(Point*TrailingStop)) { if((OrderStopLoss()>(Ask+Point*TrailingStop)) || (OrderStopLoss()==0)) { OrderModify(OrderTicket(),OrderOpenPrice(),Ask+Point*TrailingStop,OrderTakeProfit(),0,Red); return(0); } } } } } } } return(0); } // the end.