What is a Indices Price Chart?
A stock indexes price chart is a representation of a sequence of stock indices prices drawn on a graph as a stock indices chart representation of stock indexes price movements.
This stock indexes price movement is then drawn over a period of time and this stock indices chart stock indexes price moves drawn on the stock indices chart can be used to analyze the movement of indices price so as to determine if the indices trend for that indices trading instrument is down or up.
Indices Price Charts
A Indices Trading stock indexes price chart provides a representation of exchange rates (drawn on the y-axis) against time (drawn on the x-axis) for indices.
The movement of indices prices is drawn on these stock indexes price charts. The chart can be drawn as candlestick stock indexes price charts like the one below or as line stock indexes price charts or bar stock indexes price charts .
What is a Indices Price Chart? - What is a Indices Price Chart? - What are Indices Trading Charts
Technical analysis of indices charts is then applied to these charts by using indices trading tools provided by the indices trading software. For example MT4 stock indexes trading platform provided stock indices indicators and indices line studies that can be used to analyze these stock indices charts.
Indices Trading charts can also be drawn using different chart time frames.
The different chart time frames are used by different types of stock indexes traders.
- Indices Trading scalper use the 1 minute indices chart time frame and the 5 minute indices chart time frames
- Indices Trading day traders use the 15 minute indices chart time frame and the 1 hour indices chart time frames
- Indices Trading swing traders use the 4 hour indices chart time frame and the daily indices chart time frames
Periodicity Toolbar Menu
Periodicity just means chart time frames, in MT4 indices trading platform this charts time frames toolbar is used to select which chart time frames to trade with.
Indices Price Chart Time frames - What are Indices Price Charts?
The stock indexes price charts - chart time frames listed on the MT4 stock indexes trading platform are:
- 1 Minute - M1
- 5 Minute - M5
- 15 Minutes - M15
- 30 Minutes - M30
- 1 Hour - H1
- 4 Hours - H4
- Daily - D1
- Weekly - W1
- Monthly - MN
Type of Indices Price Charts
The three common types of stock indexes price charts used in indices trading are:
- Candlestick Indices Price Charts
- Line Indices Price Charts
- Bar Indices Price Charts
These 3 types of stock indexes price charts are covered in the topic Indices Trading Chart Types.