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MACDdtLSMA.mq4

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//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
//|                                                         MACD.mq4 |
//|                                Copyright © 2005, David W. Thomas |
//|                                           mailto:davidwt@usa.net |
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
// This is the correct computation and display of MACD.
#property copyright "Copyright © 2005, David W. Thomas"
#property link      "mailto:davidwt@usa.net"

#property indicator_separate_window
#property indicator_buffers 3
#property indicator_color1 Blue
#property indicator_color2 Red
#property indicator_color3 Green

//---- input parameters
extern int       FastMAPeriod=12;
extern int       SlowMAPeriod=26;
extern int       SignalMAPeriod=9;

//---- buffers
double MACDLineBuffer[];
double SignalLineBuffer[];
double HistogramBuffer[];

//---- variables
double alpha = 0;
double alpha_1 = 0;

//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
//| Custom indicator initialization function                         |
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
int init()
{
   IndicatorDigits(MarketInfo(Symbol(),MODE_DIGITS)+1);
   //---- indicators
   SetIndexStyle(0,DRAW_LINE);
   SetIndexBuffer(0,MACDLineBuffer);
   SetIndexDrawBegin(0,SlowMAPeriod);
   SetIndexStyle(1,DRAW_LINE,STYLE_DOT);
   SetIndexBuffer(1,SignalLineBuffer);
   SetIndexDrawBegin(1,SlowMAPeriod+SignalMAPeriod);
   SetIndexStyle(2,DRAW_HISTOGRAM);
   SetIndexBuffer(2,HistogramBuffer);
   SetIndexDrawBegin(2,SlowMAPeriod+SignalMAPeriod);
   //---- name for DataWindow and indicator subwindow label
   IndicatorShortName("MACD_LSMAdt("+FastMAPeriod+","+SlowMAPeriod+","+SignalMAPeriod+")");
   SetIndexLabel(0,"MACD");
   SetIndexLabel(1,"Signal");
   //----
	alpha = 2.0 / (SignalMAPeriod + 1.0);
	alpha_1 = 1.0 - alpha;
   //----
   return(0);
}
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
//| Custor indicator deinitialization function                       |
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
int deinit()
{
   //---- 
   
   //----
   return(0);
}

//+------------------------------------------------------------------------+
//| LSMA - Least Squares Moving Average function calculation               |
//| LSMA_In_Color Indicator plots the end of the linear regression line    |
//+------------------------------------------------------------------------+

double LSMA(int Rperiod, int shift)
{
   int i;
   double sum;
   int length;
   double lengthvar;
   double tmp;
   double wt;

   length = Rperiod;
 
   sum = 0;
   for(i = length; i >= 1  ; i--)
   {
     lengthvar = length + 1;
     lengthvar /= 3;
     tmp = 0;
     tmp = ( i - lengthvar)*Close[length-i+shift];
     sum+=tmp;
    }
    wt = sum*6/(length*(length+1));
    
    return(wt);
}
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
//| Custom indicator iteration function                              |
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+
int start()
{
   int limit;
   int counted_bars = IndicatorCounted();
   //---- check for possible errors
   if (counted_bars<0) return(-1);
   //---- last counted bar will be recounted
   if (counted_bars>0) counted_bars--;
   limit = Bars - counted_bars;

   for(int i=limit; i>=0; i--)
   {
      MACDLineBuffer[i] = LSMA(FastMAPeriod,i) - LSMA(SlowMAPeriod,i);
      SignalLineBuffer[i] = alpha*MACDLineBuffer[i] + alpha_1*SignalLineBuffer[i+1];
      HistogramBuffer[i] = MACDLineBuffer[i] - SignalLineBuffer[i];
   }
   
   //----
   return(0);
}
//+------------------------------------------------------------------+

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