The code contains too many paragraph labels not followed by a dot

Why you should care

As much as possible, developers should always terminate paragraph labels with a dot.

How we detect

CAST Highlight counts one occurrence each time a paragraph label in PROCEDURE DIVISION is not followed by a dot on the same line.


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About CAST and Highlight’s Code Insights

Over the last 25 years, CAST has leveraged unique knowledge on software quality measurement by analyzing thousands of applications and billions of lines of code. Based on this experience and community standards on programming best practices, Highlight implements hundreds of code insights across 15+ technologies to calculate health factors of a software.