# getSecond()

ICE Data Services -

getSecond() Series Functions

The getSecond() function is used to create a Series Object of the second values or to retrieve individual second values.

Syntax

getSecond( [ 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 second values. n/a

Return Value(s)

Returns a Series Object when nBarIndex is not specified.

Returns a single value when nBarIndex is specified.

Notes

N/A

Code Examples

``function main() {		//retrieve the value for the current price bar 	myVar = ``getSecond(``0`)`;``	//retrieve the value for the previous price bar 	myVar = ``getS``econd(``-1``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific symbol 	myVar = ``getS``econd(``0``, ``sym("IBM") ``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific symbol/interval 	myVar = ``getS``econd(``0``, ``sym("IBM,5") ``)``;``	//retrieve the current value for a specific bar interval 	myVar = ``getS``econd(``0``, ``inv(15)`` ``)``;``	//create a Series Object of the second values. 	xSecond = ``getS``econd()``;``	//create a Series Object of the second values for a specific symbol. 	xSecond = ``getS``econd(`` ``sym("IBM")`` ``)``;``	//create a Series Object of the second values for a specific symbol/interval. 	xSecond = ``getS``econd(`` ``sym("IBM,5")`` ``)``;`` 	//create a Series Object of the second values for a specific interval. 	xSecond = ``getS``econd(`` ``inv(15)`` ``)``; }``