# hlc3()

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The hlc3() function creates a series based on (high+low+close)/3 or retrieves individual (high+low+close)/3 values.

Syntax

hlc3( [ nBarIndex][, sym() | inv()] )

Parameters

 Parameter: Description: Default: nBarIndex [Optional]   Number of bar index of series to retrieve n/a sym() or inv() [Optional]  Function of sym() or inv() to determine source for close values. n/a

Return Value(s)

Returns a Series Object when nBarIndex is not specified.

Returns a single price value when nBarIndex is specified.

Notes

N/A

Code Examples
``function main() {		//retrieve the value for the current price bar 	myVar = hlc3``(``0``)``;``	//retrieve the value for the previous price bar 	myVar = hlc3``(``-1``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific symbol 	myVar = ``hlc3``(``0``, ``sym("IBM")``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific symbol/interval 	myVar = ``hlc3``(``0``, ``sym("IBM,5")``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific bar interval 	myVar = ``hlc3``(``0``, ``inv(15)``)``;``	//create a Series Object of the (high+low+close)/3 prices. 	xSeries = ``hlc3``()``;``	//create a Series Object of the (high+low+close)/3 prices for a specific symbol. 	xSeries = hlc3``(``sym("IBM")``)``;``	//create a Series Object of the (high+low+close)/3 prices for a specific symbol/interval. 	xSeries = ``hlc3``(``sym("IBM,5")``)``;`` 	//create a Series Object of the (high+low+close)/3 prices for a specific interval. 	xSeries = hlc3``(``inv(15)``)``; }``