What is "moving average" in the context of stock prices? - Week 9: Pandas

How can I understand what a “moving average” is with respect to stock prices, given that I have no background in finance. Also, what does it imply, mathematically and financially?

Hi @prassannanandjha1,
Moving averages play a crucial role in trading portfolios.
If you are looking for a quick intro to what it signifies, please refer :

  1. How to trade moving averages (Part 1)
  2. How to trade moving averages (Part 2)

This will help you understand more about the domain.