Public Function HistoricalVolatility(chart_ID As Integer, applyTo As ENUM_APPLIED_PRICE, period As Integer, BarHistory As Integer, StandardDev As Integer) As String
Historical volatility is the log-normal standard deviation. The Historical Volatility Index is based on the book by Don Fishback, "Odds: The Key to 90% Winners".
This formula will output a 30-day historical volatility index between 1 and 0:
Stdev(Log(Close / Close Yesterday), 30) * Sqrt(365)
Note that some traders use 252 instead of 365 for the bar history that is used in the square root calculation.
The Log value is a natural log (ie Log10).
||Chart identifier, 0 is the current chart ,value of type Long
||Applied price , value can be one of the ENUM_APPLIED_PRICE.
||The calculation period, on which the indicator will be calculated, value of type Integer.
||History bar count , value of type Integer.
||Standard deviation value of type Integer.
Returns the handles of a technical indicator, in case of failure returns an empty string.
Public Sub main()
'Draws the indicator on chart and shows a message box with the indicator name.
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