Money Flow Index
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Simply make an HTTPS [GET] request or call in your browser:
mfi endpoint returns a JSON response like this:
Example response from TAAPI.IO when querying mfi endpoint.
BTC/USDTBitcoin to Tether, or
LTC/BTCLitecoin to Bitcoin...
1w. So if you're interested in values on hourly candles, use
interval=1h, for daily values use
backtrackparameter removes candles from the data set and calculates the mfi value X amount of candles back. So, if you’re fetching the mfi on the hourly and you want to know what the mfi was 5 hours ago, set
backtrack=5. The default is
0and a maximum is
backtracksparameter returns the mfi value calculated on every candle for the past X candles. For example, if you want to know what the mfi was every hour for the past 12 hours, you use
backtracks=12. As a result, you will get 12 values back.
chartparameter accepts one of two values:
candlesis the default, but if you set this to
heikinashi, the indicator values will be calculated using Heikin Ashi candles. Note: Pro & Expert Plans only.
false. Defaults to
false. By setting to
truethe API will return a timestamp with every result (real-time and backtracked) to which candle the value corresponds. This is helpful when requesting multiple backtracks.
false. Defaults to
true. By setting to
false, the API will ensure that there are no candles missing. This often happens on lower timeframes in thin markets. Gaps will be filled by a new candle with 0 volume, and OHLC set the the close price of the latest candle with volume.
max. Use this parameter to access historical values on the past X candles until the most recent candle. Use
maxto return all available historical values. Returns an array with the oldest value on top and most recent value returned the last.
Let's say you want to know the
mfi value on the last closed candle on the
30m timeframe. You are not interest in the real-time value, so you use the
backtrack=1 optional parameter to go back 1 candle in history to the last closed candle.
Get mfi values on each of the past X candles in one call
Let's say you want to know what the
mfi daily value was each day for the previous 10 days. You can get this returned by our API easily and efficiently in one call using the
Here's the example response:
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