MQL4 Reference Object Functions ObjectGetValueByShift

ObjectGetValueByShift

The function calculates and returns the price value for the specified bar (shift related to the current bar).

double  ObjectGetValueByShift(
   string   object_name,   // object name
   int      shift          // bar index
   );

Parameters

object_name

[in]  Object name.

shift

[in]  Bar index.

Returned value

The function calculates and returns the price value for the specified bar (shift related to the current bar). The price value is calculated by the first and second coordinates using a linear equation. Applied to trendlines and similar objects. To get the detailed error information, one has to call the GetLastError() function.

Example:

  double price=ObjectGetValueByShift("MyTrendLine#123", 11);

See also

ObjectGetShiftByValue()