The Supertrend indicator is used for timing when to buy and sell based on changes in the trend indicator. Typically, a buy signal is when the indicator value closes below the closing price for an instrument, and a sell signal is when the indicator closes above the closing price.

Configuration Options

  • Period: Number of bars to use in the calculations.
  • Mulitplier: Volatility-based mulitplier
  • Color Selectors: Colors to use for graph elements.
  • Display Axis Label: Whether to display the most recent value on the Y axis.


\[ Upper = \frac{(high + low)}{2} + (Mulitplier * ATR) \]

\[ Lower = \frac{(high + low)}{2} - (Mulitplier * ATR) \]