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Detrended Price Oscillator

Developer: MooMooForex

The Detrended Price Oscillator (DPO) is a commonly used indicator designed to detect cycles by identifying cycle highs and lows using an estimated cycle length. DPO compares closing price to a prior moving average and eliminates cycles longer than the moving average, and thus is used to isolate short-term cycles.

This indicator supports both Tick and Bar sources.


The following are inputs available in the application:

  • Periods – Half the number of periods the cycle is estimated to be. Example: A 20 period cycle would use a value of 10. The default value is 10.
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