Developed by Alan Andrews, so sometimes called Andrews’
It is created by placing three points at the end of previous trends
Schiff and Modified Pitchfork is a tool derived from Andrews'
In general, traders will purchase the asset when the price falls near the support of either the center trendline or the lowest trendline. Conversely, they'll sell the asset when it approaches the resistance of either the center line or the highest trendline.
█ Study OPTIONS
Auto Pitchfork, the main aim of the study
threshold can be customized by “Deviation” and “Depth” input options
Type selection, available options Andrews' (Original), Schiff and Modified
Ability to set ALERTs for the Levels
Ability to add customized levels (all level lines customizable)
Auto Fib Retracement – This is the build-in study of TradingView, slight changes applied to fit with Auto
Zig Zag – Derived from build-in Auto Fib Retracement with some customization options.
█ Usage Tips :
Andrews' (Original) best fit in a Strong Trending Market
Schiff and Modified better with Correcting or Sideways Market. Modified is almost identical to a Parallel Chanel
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- added extended pitchfork levels (1.5, 1.75, 2)
note: in case extended levels start point is grated than last pivot high/low then the line will not be drawn (rare cases) but you may still benefit from Alerts functionality even the line is not drawn
- added ability to display Fibonacci's previous retracment leves
- a bug corrected related to alerts
I will invite you to check the education post that i shared with regards to pitchfork application, you may find highly valuable comments received from the users :
added ability to plot historical pitchfork
added pitchfork level labels
extended alerts - added alerts to pitchfork median line
added ability to choose between fibonacci retracements or extensions
removed option to draw labels on right side to avoid overlapping with pitchfork labels
added tooltips to some important input options
added inside pitchfork
made levels customization more flexible
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