# report on the moving average

*label*Mathematics

*timer*Asked: Oct 22nd, 2018

*account_balance_wallet*$20

### Question Description

Need a report about the moving average, this should be in the report: 1. what is the moving average? 2. how is it calculate (formula)?, 3.where is it used in real life (real life examples)?, 4. different between the moving average and average (figures would be great for simple explanation)? 5. how does the moving average effect the result? 6. is the result of the moving average trustworthy? why /why not (can it lead to skewed result) This should be around one(1) page, use references

## Tutor Answer

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Moving Average- Outline

Thesis Statement: A moving average is the simple average of a financial tool, especially

securities over a specified period. As such, the moving average changes with each new additional

period to update data using the most recent findings.

I. Definition

II. Calculation

III. Applications

IV. Average and moving average

V. Effects on results

Running head: MOVING AVERAGE

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Moving Average

Name

Institution

MOVING AVERAGE

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Moving Average

Definition

A moving average is the simple average of a financial tool, especially securities over a

specified period. As such, the moving average changes with each new additional period to update

data using the most recent findings. A fiveday moving average simply means the average of

securities over a 5-day period. The calculation of the moving average is usually by summing the

financial in...

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