16.20 - Example - Advanced SQL Engine - Teradata Database

Teradata Vantage™ - SQL Functions, Expressions, and Predicates

Product
Advanced SQL Engine
Teradata Database
Release Number
16.20
Release Date
March 2019
Content Type
Programming Reference
Publication ID
B035-1145-162K
Language
English (United States)

The following example calculates the 50-day moving average of the closing price of the stock for Zemlinsky Bros. Corporation. The ticker name for the company is ZBC.

   SELECT MarketDay, ClosingPrice, 
      MAVG(ClosingPrice,50, MarketDay) AS ZBCAverage
   FROM MarketDailyClosing
   WHERE Ticker = 'ZBC'
   ORDER BY MarketDay;

The results for the query might look something like the following table.

MarketDay ClosingPrice ZBCAverage
12/27/1999 89 1/16 85 1/2
12/28/1999 91 1/8 86 1/16
12/29/1999 92 3/4 86 1/2
12/30/1999 94 1/2 87