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] 💬
// usage (with Close price) IEnumerable<WmaResult> results = quotes.GetWma(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.
- This method returns a time series of all available indicator values for the
- It always returns the same number of elements as there are in the historical quotes.
- It does not return a single incremental indicator value.
- The first
N-1periods will have
nullvalues since there’s not enough data to calculate.
DateTime - Date from evaluated
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 .Use(CandlePart.HL2) .GetWma(..);
Results can be further processed on
Wma with additional chain-enabled indicators.
// example var results = quotes .GetWma(..) .GetRsi(..);