TriangularMovingAverage


Summary

The Triangular Moving Average is a moving average that gives more weith to values located in the middle of aggregated period.

Syntax

public interface TriangularMovingAverage : MovingAverage, IIndicator

Members

NameTypeSummary

Example 1

private TriangularMovingAverage _triangularMovingAverage;
protected override void Initialize()
{
    _triangularMovingAverage = Indicators.TriangularMovingAverage(MarketSeries.Close, 9);
}
public override void Calculate(int index)
{
    //Print the current value of _triangularMovingAverage to the log
    Print("The current Triangular Moving Average is {0}", _triangularMovingAverage.Result[index]);
}

Example 2

using cAlgo.API;
using cAlgo.API.Indicators;
namespace cAlgo.Robots
{
    // This sample cBot shows how to use the Triangular Moving Average indicator
    [Robot(TimeZone = TimeZones.UTC, AccessRights = AccessRights.None)]
    public class TriangularMovingAverageSample : Robot
    {
        private double _volumeInUnits;
        private TriangularMovingAverage _fastTriangularMovingAverage;
        private TriangularMovingAverage _slowTriangularMovingAverage;
        [Parameter("Source", Group = "Fast MA")]
        public DataSeries FastMaSource { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Period", DefaultValue = 9, Group = "Fast MA")]
        public int FastMaPeriod { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Source", Group = "Slow MA")]
        public DataSeries SlowMaSource { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Period", DefaultValue = 20, Group = "Slow MA")]
        public int SlowMaPeriod { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Volume (Lots)", DefaultValue = 0.01, Group = "Trade")]
        public double VolumeInLots { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Stop Loss (Pips)", DefaultValue = 10, Group = "Trade")]
        public double StopLossInPips { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Take Profit (Pips)", DefaultValue = 10, Group = "Trade")]
        public double TakeProfitInPips { get; set; }
        [Parameter("Label", DefaultValue = "Sample", Group = "Trade")]
        public string Label { get; set; }
        public Position[] BotPositions
        {
            get
            {
                return Positions.FindAll(Label);
            }
        }
        protected override void OnStart()
        {
            _volumeInUnits = Symbol.QuantityToVolumeInUnits(VolumeInLots);
            _fastTriangularMovingAverage = Indicators.TriangularMovingAverage(FastMaSource, FastMaPeriod);
            _slowTriangularMovingAverage = Indicators.TriangularMovingAverage(SlowMaSource, SlowMaPeriod);
        }
        protected override void OnBar()
        {
            if (_fastTriangularMovingAverage.Result.HasCrossedAbove(_slowTriangularMovingAverage.Result, 0))
            {
                ClosePositions(TradeType.Sell);
                ExecuteMarketOrder(TradeType.Buy, SymbolName, _volumeInUnits, Label, StopLossInPips, TakeProfitInPips);
            }
            else if (_fastTriangularMovingAverage.Result.HasCrossedBelow(_slowTriangularMovingAverage.Result, 0))
            {
                ClosePositions(TradeType.Buy);
                ExecuteMarketOrder(TradeType.Sell, SymbolName, _volumeInUnits, Label, StopLossInPips, TakeProfitInPips);
            }
        }
        private void ClosePositions(TradeType tradeType)
        {
            foreach (var position in BotPositions)
            {
                if (position.TradeType != tradeType) continue;
                ClosePosition(position);
            }
        }
    }
}
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