Entry Assistant & News Alert

Intention Of This Indicator

  • This indicator is intended to be used as an assistant in combination with a technical strategy.
  • This indicator has several functions intended to assist you at entering positions.
  • This indicator is intended to be used with strategies that place Stop Losses above / below candles, and entries at the BOC ( Break Of The Previous Candle , For Longs it is when price goes above the previous candles high, For Shorts it is when price goes below the previous candles low)
  • This indicator allows you to enter daily news release times, and it will warn you before and after that news release time ( to help you stay out of trading news )

This indicator Draw / Displays the following

  • A line below ( for Longs ) / above ( for Shorts ) the current candle, with an additional pip value for extra space ( this displays where to place your Stop Loss )
  • A label displaying the price of the Stop Loss line, to assist in placing the Stop Loss
  • A line displaying where the BOC is ( based off of going Long or going Short )
  • A box that appears when the BOC has occurred ( entry signal )
  • A line displaying where the news release is going to happen ( only according to your time input settings )
  • A box that surrounds the news release ( only according to your time input settings )
  • A table in the bottom right corner that shows you when there is Active News ( only according to your time input settings )


  • Inputs to change the aesthetics ( colours etc. )
  • Numeric inputs to modify the placement / spacing of the Stop Loss / Entry signal / News
  • Toggles to activate or deactivate features


  • This indicator does not guaranteed to work for every instrument ( always test before use! )
  • It is not at all intended to be a signal indicator on its own, but rather only to give a signal when used with specific technical strategies that us BOC entries.
  • This indicator is not guaranteed to be accurate, or error free.
  • This indicator is not signalling winning entries or high probability entries.
  • You must manually enter the news time inputs, this indicator does not automatically show you when there is a news release

This is a combination indicator of my Entry Assistant and my News Alert indicator, both can be found and used separately.
Release Notes:
Small Fix ( Functionality is the same )

  • Fixed News 2 and News 3 warning area not hiding when 'Show Area' input is false
Release Notes:
Important Fix

  • Fixed 0s ( zeros ) being rounded off of price, interfering with the 'Three Digits Only' text

Previous Version Output
  • Stop Loss Price = 1.23500
  • Three Digits Only = 235

This Version Output
  • Stop Loss Price = 1.23500
  • Three Digits Only = 500
Release Notes:
Updated Entry Signal

  • Entry Signal pulls back when price pulls back ( allowing re-entries and gives a new signal for candles that have already broke the previous candle high or low )
Release Notes:
Fixes Update

  • Fixed Stop not hiding when unchecked
  • Fixed rounding error on the Stop price
  • Update pip rounding inputs to have a 0.1 step increment
Release Notes:
  • Added a input option to change the location of the news warning label
Open-source script

In true TradingView spirit, the author of this script has published it open-source, so traders can understand and verify it. Cheers to the author! You may use it for free, but reuse of this code in a publication is governed by House Rules. You can favorite it to use it on a chart.


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