Example of a security list


I'm still learning quantconnect and am very new to this platform and wanted a quick example of the simple moving average cross with 4 or 5 securities (SPY, AAPL, GE, JNJ), instead of just the one (SPY).

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There are two ways you could achieve that 

1. Create a Python dictionary keyed by symbol, the value is the indicator

2. Add those indicators as the property of the symbol object. Next time you want to use those indicators just call the corresponding property of the symbol. 

You could refer to the algorithm I attached to my comment in this post

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