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PositionData.PriceHighDuringPosition And PositionData.PriceLowDuringPosition

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[2022-05-18 16:36:12]
Richard Chinn - Posts: 27
RE: s_SCPositionData PositionData;        
sc.GetTradePosition(PositionData);
PositionData.PriceHighDuringPosition AND PositionData.PriceLowDuringPosition

I am not sure of the correct behavior for these two items.
The PriceHighDuringPosition and PriceLowDuringPosition return -inf until the position experiences a high or low different from the entry price.
I would expect an initial default to a price value like the entry price.

Is this the correct behavior?

It does not cause any errors in my code but it does skew my calculations by not having a value until after a high or low different from the open price is experienced.

Thanks,
Richard
[2022-05-30 08:48:42]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 103695
Not sure you would see those particular values. We would think they would be 0 or DBL_MAX. DBL_MAX would indicate that the variables are in unset state. The entry price does not set those variables.
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