# Moving Average - page 155

Recursive Moving Average - indicator for MetaTrader 5

Recursive Moving Average calls itself a number of times in order to reach the appropriate smoothing. For  instance DEMA and TEMA indicators are recursive exponential moving averages.  The goal is to remove the loop limit while still running fast. In addition a trigger line provides the trading signal.

Recursive Moving Average
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Recursive Moving Average calls itself a number of times in order to reach the appropriate smoothing. For instance DEMA and TEMA indicators are recursive exponential moving averages. The goal is to remove the loop limit while still running fast. In addition a trigger line provides the trading signal.

What you can do with Moving Averages

This article presents some ideas related to the most popular and comprehensible indicator — the Moving Average (МА). Each indicator will use one or several Moving Averages and sometimes also ATR for defining a distance to arrows or drawing channel lines.
What you can do with Moving Averages
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The article considers several methods of applying the Moving Average indicator. Each method involving a curve analysis is accompanied by indicators visualizing the idea. In most cases, the ideas shown here belong to their respected authors. My sole task was to bring them together to let you see the main approaches and, hopefully, make more reasonable trading decisions. MQL5 proficiency level — basic.

Percentage of CLose and iMA prices - indicator for MetaTrader 5

The indicator counts (in percentage) how many times the 'Close' price has been above or below the 'iMA' indicator. The calculation period is equal to the indicator averaging period.
Percentage of CLose and iMA prices
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The indicator shows the percentage of the 'Close' price above and below the 'iMA' indicator

MA or Price Histogram - indicator for MetaTrader 5

Two iMA (Moving Average, MA) indicators ('Fast' and 'Sloe') are displayed in the main window. You can turn on/off the display of informational Labels - they show the price of two indicators, "Fast' and 'Slow'.
MA or Price Histogram
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Histogram between price and indicator or between two indicators

Sergey Golubev #:

Good educational article was published -

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Learn how to design different Moving Average systems - the article

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Sergey Golubev, 2023.08.24 07:25

We will continue this topic in this article and we will use the simple type to compare its results with other types of moving averages. A lot of traders use the moving average in the different types according to their preferences. So, in this article, we will consider different types of them in detail, will test their performances and will compared the results to define which of the types performs better.

I always thought an MA with alerts would be great, so I created this one

https://www.mql5.com/en/code/45552

Moving Average with alerts on price crossovers
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I wanted to build a moving average which would create an alert when the price moves over the line by a user defined amount of points. It creates both bullish and bearish signals depending on the direction of market price moving through the MA. It is designed for slow length moving averages (default is 200-day MA).