moving average


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moving average

n
(Statistics) statistics (of a sequence of values) a derived sequence of the averages of successive subsequences of a given number of members, often used in time series to even out short-term fluctuations and make a trend clearer: the 3-term moving average of 4, 6, 8, 7, 9, 8 is 6, 7, 8.
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lt;br> And the <strong>third </strong>is the number of bars that is used to calculate the moving average of the <strong>difference between the faster and slower moving averages</strong>.