Indicator settings

Parameter Standard value Description
PERIOD 15 Values: numerical – represents candlestick size in minutes.
This sets the candlestick period used for trading, this affects all indicators within the strategy and the BUY_LEVEL. Only use supported values.

Setting a short period allows you to trade on shorter trends, but be aware that these will be noisier than longer periods.

EMA1 16 Values: numerical – represents a number of candlesticks.
Set this to the amount of candlesticks you want to use for your slow EMA. The closing price for each candle is used in the slow EMA calculation.

For example: when you set PERIOD to 5, and want to use 2h for slow EMA – you need to set EMA1 to 24 (24 * 5 mins).

EMA2 8 Values: numerical – represents a number of candlesticks.
Set this to the amount of candlesticks you want to use for your fast EMA. The closing price for each candle is used in the fast EMA calculation.

For example: when you set PERIOD to 5, and want to use 1h for fast EMA  you need to set EMA2 to 12 (12 * 5 mins).

SLOW_MA 14 Values: numerical, represents a number of periods.
The number of periods used for calculating the slow SMA.
FAST_MA 14 Values: numerical, represents a number of periods.
The number of periods used for calculating the fast SMA.
LOW_BB 45 Values: numerical – represent a percentage.
This sets the target for buying. Negative values are allowed. The bot will buy when price hits the set percentage from the lower Bollinger Band and the price is below the entry point as defined by BUY_LEVEL.

When set to 0, the lower Bollinger Band is the target. When set to 30, the target is 30% above the lower Bollinger Band – the upper band is at 100% from the lower band.

HIGH_BB 45 Values: numerical – represent a percentage.
This sets the target for buying. Negative values are allowed. The bot will sell when price hits the set percentage from the upper Bollinger Band and GAIN is reached.

When set to 0, the upper Bollinger Band is the target (well, almost). When set to 30, the target is 30% under the upper Bollinger Band – the lower band is at 100% from the upper band.

SMAPERIOD 50 Values: numerical – represents a number of candlesticks.
This defines the number of periods used for calculating Bollinger Bands.
STDV 2 Values: numerical (recommended: between 1.9 and 2.1) – represents a multiplier value used in the bollinger bands calculation.
This value defines the multiplier used for calculating Bollinger Bands.

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