ChartDirector 6.0 (ASP/COM/VB Edition)

FinanceSimulator.FinanceSimulator


Usage

FinanceSimulator(seed, startTime, endTime, resolution)

Description

Creates a FinanceSimulator object.

Note: In the ASP/COM/VB edition of ChartDirector, the FinanceSimulator constructor is implemented as a method of the ChartDirector.API object called ChartDirector.API.FinanceSimulator.

Arguments

ArgumentDefaultDescription
seed(Mandatory)The seed to be used in the random number generator. It can be an integer or a non-empty text string.
startTime(Mandatory)The start date/time of the financial date series.
endTime(Mandatory)The end date/time of the financial date series.
resolution(Mandatory)The resolution of the financial data series in seconds. For example, a value of 86400 means daily data (1 day = 86400 seconds). A value of 7 * 86400 means weekly data. A value of 30 * 86400 means monthly data.

Return Value

The FinanceSimulator object created.