Moving Average - Triple Exponential (TRIX)

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Moving Average - Triple Exponential (TRIX)

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Description

The triple exponential average (TRIX) indicator is an oscillator used to identify oversold and overbought markets, and it can also be used as a momentum indicator.

 

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Syntax

TRIX(int period, int signalPeriod)
TRIX(ISeries<double> input, int period, int signalPeriod)

 

Returns trix value
TRIX(int period, int signalPeriod)[int barsAgo]
TRIX(ISeries<double> input, int period, int signalPeriod)[int barsAgo]

 

Returns signal value
TRIX(int period, int signalPeriod).Signal[int barsAgo]
TRIX(ISeries<double> input, int period, int signalPeriod).Signal[int barsAgo]

 

 

Return Value

double; Accessing this method via an index value [int barsAgo] returns the indicator value of the referenced bar.

 

 

Parameters

input

Indicator source data (?)

period

Number of bars used in the calculation

signalPeriod

Period for signal line

 

 

Examples

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// Prints the current value of a 20 period TRIX using default price type
double value = TRIX(20, 3).Default[0];
Print("The current TRIX value is " + value.ToString());
 
// Prints the current signal value of a 20 period TRIX using high price type
double value = TRIX(High, 20, 3).Signal[0];
Print("The current TRIX signal value is " + value.ToString());

 

 

Source Code

You can view this indicator method source code by selecting the menu New > NinjaScript Editor > Indicators within the NinjaTrader Control Center window.