## Force Index

This is a discussion on Force Index within the Trading Software forums, part of the Commercial category; Hi everybody, i'm new here and new Tradestation user. Could somebody give me a Force Index indicator formula, please. Thank ...

 Sep 26, 2006, 7:34pm #1 Joined Sep 2006 Force Index Hi everybody, i'm new here and new Tradestation user. Could somebody give me a Force Index indicator formula, please. Thank You All.
 Jun 15, 2008, 7:26am #2 Joined Jun 2008 Inputs: XLen2(3), FrceIdx(V*(C-C[1])); Vars: Zero(0); Plot2(XAverage(FrceIdx, XLen2), "Slow Avg"); Plot3(Zero, "Zero");
 Jun 16, 2008, 10:37pm #3 Joined May 2008 Thank you very much!
 Aug 18, 2008, 4:30pm #4 Joined Jul 2008 Can anybody post the formula for Force Index , to be calculated on Excel Sheet, I am able to get 3 day ema, 13 day ema but unable to smooth this with 13 day ema
 Aug 24, 2008, 11:42pm #5 Joined Aug 2008 anybody out there that can help, im having issues applying this in excel too!
Apr 12, 2009, 7:30pm   #6
Joined Apr 2009
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 Originally Posted by taza603 anybody out there that can help, im having issues applying this in excel too!

 May 28, 2009, 1:25am #7 Joined May 2008 Trading for a living By Alexander Elder p 228 (go to google books) or from MT4 FORCE INDEX (i) = VOLUME (i) * ((MA (ApPRICE, N, i) - MA (ApPRICE, N, i-1)) where: FORCE INDEX (i) — Force Index of the current bar; VOLUME (i) — volume of the current bar; MA (ApPRICE, N, i) — any Moving Average of the current bar for N period: Simple, Exponential, Weighted or Smoothed; ApPRICE — applied price; N — period of the smoothing; MA (ApPRICE, N, i-1) — any Moving Average of the previous bar. or http://www.metastocktools.com/MetaStock/ForceIdx.txt __________________ ...driven on by the greed of the trader, is led over all lands and all seas by the hope of gain... Last edited by blancspa; May 28, 2009 at 1:33am.
 Oct 18, 2009, 12:06pm #8 Joined Oct 2009 All greetings. Prompt please. Here this formula of an index of force you smoothed it by means of two day EMA. Or it in options should be smoothed??? And it is the formula from a disk of Elder??? In this text possible grammatic errors so I from Russia.
Oct 18, 2010, 2:59pm   #9
Joined Sep 2010
Re: Force Index

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 Originally Posted by peeboy Hi everybody, i'm new here and new Tradestation user. Could somebody give me a Force Index indicator formula, please. Thank You All.
You can find indicator's description here:
http://www.ta-guru.com/Book/Technica...orceIndex.php5
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