A complete computer trading program part 2 by John F. Ehlers
ARTICLE SYNOPSIS ...A complete computer trading program part 2 by John F. Ehlers
This program works with the standard CompuTrac or CSI (Commodity Systems, Inc.) disk data
reading format (Table 1). The fundamental idea of this program is to take a 40-character string record for
each day's data and break it down into eight columns. You can consider each day's entry as a column. The
end result is a matrix that measures eight rows high by ""N"" columns long. The first row is the day of the
week and date as NYYMMDD for the year, month, and day. Thereafter, the rows are: Open, High, Low,
Close, Open Interest, Volume, ...