@max |

Maximum value.

Finds the maximum value of the elements of x.

Syntax: @max(x[, s])

x: series, vector, matrix

s: (optional) sample string or object when x is a series and assigning to series

Return: number

The maximum may be written as

where the order statistics represent the data ordered from low to high.

For series calculations, EViews will use the current or specified workfile sample.

Examples

Let x be a series of length 5 whose elements are 1, 3, 5, 4, 2. Then

= @max(x)

returns 5.

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