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                                                   Creating charts where the X axis is NOT tied to the time scale?

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Josh McCormick
2020-07-27 10:51:36


I was wanting to create a chart where the X axis was not tied to the current timescale (or any timescale for that matter). How do I create that?

As a specific example, let's say the current symbol is SPY. I'd like to create a graph of the Volatility and Sharpe Ratio of the current symbol blended from 0 to 100% against TLT:

On the far left, we have 100% of the current symbol and 0% of TLT. At the center, we have 50% of the current symbol and 50% of TLT. At the far right, we have 100% of TLT. Across the graph we'd plot the Volatility and Sharpe Ratio of the synthetic blended asset.

Is this something QuantShare is capable of performing?

Thanks again,
Josh McCormick



QuantShare
2020-07-27 12:26:03

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This is not something QuantShare can plot.


Josh McCormick
2020-07-27 15:07:08

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Acknowledged. My fallback position would be to do the calculations, print them with Output() or OutputList(), and then pull the results from the text window.

Back to the graph... I can think of any number of things I'd lot to plot which aren't time-based. If you could take a feature request for static (non-scrolling) plots that aren't attached to a timeline, I'd appreciate it. (Absolutely no promises, right? I understand.)



QuantShare
2020-07-28 19:32:58

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Best Answer
There is a PlotFixed function. Please check documentation for more information.


Josh McCormick
2020-07-30 23:17:03

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Oh. Wait...
OH, I see! Thank you!

Example from the manual:
PlotFixed(iff(GapUp(), 1, iff(GapDown(), 2, 0)), 1, "", iCount, "Number of No Gaps - Gap Up - Gap Down", colorBlack, ChartBar, StyleSymbolNone);

X-Axis has three values and remains fixed while everything else scrolls. This is *perfect*, thank you!



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