@maxes |

Maximum values (multiple).

Vector of the n maximum values of the elements of x.

Syntax: @max(x, n[, s])

x: series, vector, matrix

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

Return: vector

The maximum n values 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

= @maxes(x,2)

returns a vector of length 2 whose elements are 5 and 4.

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