Weighted Moving Average (WMA)

Weighted Moving Average is the linear weighted average of price over a lookback window. This also called Linear Weighted Moving Average (LWMA). [Discuss] 💬

chart for Weighted Moving Average (WMA)

// C# usage syntax (with Close price)
IEnumerable<WmaResult> results =


lookbackPeriods int - Number of periods (N) in the lookback window. Must be greater than 0.

Historical quotes requirements

You must have at least N periods of quotes to cover the warmup periods.

quotes is a collection of generic TQuote historical price quotes. It should have a consistent frequency (day, hour, minute, etc). See the Guide for more information.




Date DateTime - Date from evaluated TQuote

Wma double - Weighted moving average


See Utilities and helpers for more information.


This indicator may be generated from any chain-enabled indicator or method.

// example
var results = quotes

Results can be further processed on Wma with additional chain-enabled indicators.

// example
var results = quotes