[blackcat] L2 Ehlers Rocket RSI Indicator

Level: 2


John F. Ehlers introuced Rocket RSI Indicator in May, 2018.


In “RocketRSI—A Solid Propellant For Your Rocket Science Trading” in May, 2018, John Ehlers introduces a new take on the classic RSI indicator originally developed by J. Welles Wilder. Ehlers begins by introducing a new version of the RSI based on a simple accumulation of up and down closes rather than averages. To this he applies a Fisher transform . He tells us that the resultant output is statistically significant spikes that indicate cyclic turning points with precision.

With this indicator, overbought and oversold conditions are clear:
## Oversold Entry Condition: Indicator crosses value (RocketRSI crosses over -2.00)
## Overbought Exit Condition: Indicator crosses value (RocketRSI crosses under 2.00)

Note the used “crosses under 2.00” for the exit condition, rather than “crosses above 2.00.” This lets the winning positions ride further, and resulted in a better overall return in backtesting.

Key Signal

RocketRSI --> Ehlers Rocket RSI Indicator fast line
Trigger --> Ehlers Rocket RSI Indicator slow line

Pros and Cons

100% John F. Ehlers definition translation, even variable names are the same. This help readers who would like to use pine to read his book.


The 90th script for Blackcat1402 John F. Ehlers Week publication.


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