Forex Consolidation Box MT4 Indicator

Forex Consolidation Box MT4 Indicator:

About the Forex Consolidation Box MT4 Indicator

Probably, this is the best consolidation box indicator with possibility of flexible settings according to the traiders requipments. Also, it is possible to embed indicatior in EA. Thank Alexey Mavrin for realization of technical task.

According to the classic technical analysis the price is in motion without a clear direction for almost 70% of the market time and methods of getting profit from flat should be in the arsenal of any trader.

Price consolidation- are periods of market equilibrium when supply and demand are approximately equal, and as a result price moves in a relatively narrow horizontal range. This indicator will help you to find consolidations on the price chart in manual mode and also it can allow to create automatic and semi-automatical strategies based on consolidation boxes.

BoxLengthparameter responsible for the number of candles in the consolidation box. IF BoxLength=10, indicator will find consolidations with nore then 10 candles
BoxTimeFramebox timeframe
BoxRangebox height in pips
DaysBacksearch for consolidation boxes for the specified number of days
RangeDeltaThe parameter is associated with the BoxRange parameter, if BoxRange=100,   RangeDelta=25, the indicator will search boxes from 75 to 125 pips
Falsebreakoutparameter responsible for micro-breakdowns of consolidation boxes
Reboundthe parameter is responsible for the bounces from the minimum and maximum as a percentage of the box height
BreakoutBoxColorconsolidation box color
Draw_arrow true/falseshow / do not show pivotal minimum and maximum


When switching timeframes, rebuilding of the consolidation boxes is possible. There are 3 buffers for embedding into the Expert Advisor, from which you can take data for further processing and analysis: box height, box bottom border, box top border.

The indicator is perfectly combined with the ROMAN KIVERIN (indicator), the result is an automatic construction of consolidations and a volume profile in them!

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Test results:

Forex Consolidation Box MT4 Indicator

Copy and paste the file into the MQL4 Indicators folder of the Metatrader 4 trading platform.

You can access this folder from the top menu as follows:

File > Open Data Folder > MQL4 > Indicators (paste here)

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