Ceil - script and chart function

Ceil() rounds x up to the nearest multiple of step [+ offset]. The default value of offset is 0.

Compare with the floor function, which rounds input numbers down.

Syntax:  

Ceil(x[, step[, offset]])

Return data type: integer

Examples and results:  

Examples Results

Ceil( 2.4 )

Returns 3

Ceil( 2.6 )

Returns 3

Ceil( 3.88 , 0.1 )

Returns 3.9

Ceil( 3.88 , 5 )

Returns 5

Ceil( 1.1 , 1 )

Returns 2

Ceil( 1.1 , 1 , 0.5 )

Returns 1.5

Ceil( 1.1 , 1 , -0.01 )

Returns 1.99