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- A series where the first element is the high in the last trading period, the second term is the high in the previous period and so on.
Return ValueA series is returned where the first term corresponds to the BOP of the last trading day, the second term gives the BOP on the previous trading day and so on.
|ArgumentException||Thrown if any elements from the highs, lows, closes or opens are strictly negative.|
The BOP indicator for each trading day lies within the range
When the BOP indicator is towards the high if its range it will signifies that the
Bulls are in control, conversely when the indicator is towards the lows of its range
it signifies that the bear are in control. If the indicator move from a high positive
range to a lower positive range it signifies that the buying pressure is decreasing.
Conversely, if the indicator move from a low negative range to a higher negative range
it signifies that the selling pressure is decreasing.
The BOP indicator for each trading days is evaluated by the following formulae:
BOP = (Close - Open)/(High - Low)
close is the days closing price,
open is the days opening
high is the highest traded price during the day and
is the lowest traded price during the day.