Bar Chart

Luca Moschini
A free video tutorial from Luca Moschini
Stock, Forex & Commodity Trader, Chinese Medicine Instructor
4.7 instructor rating • 13 courses • 115,206 students

Lecture description

The bar chart is the most commonly used chart by traders and investors around the world. The bar chart displays a series of vertical lines and horizontal dashes. The four important price values (open, high, low, close) are displayed, which makes bar charts very useful for trading.

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Guide to Stock Trading with Candlestick & Technical Analysis

Learn stock trading in the stock market using candlestick and technical analysis for swing trading, stocks and forex

04:38:43 of on-demand video • Updated September 2020

  • Master chart reading, Japanese candlesticks and technical patterns
  • Build a solid candlestick and technical analysis foundation for trading stocks, forex, options, etfs, cryptos
  • Learn to use multiple time frames for accurately and effectively time your entry and exit strategy
  • Learn to draw lines of support and resistance to locate entry and exit areas
  • Understand the effects that emotions have when trading, and how the can emotions can positively or negatively affect your trading plan
  • Understand the driving force of the market
  • Learn the basics of market strategies (bullish, bearish and sideways)
  • Identify and trade bullish candlestick patterns
  • Identify and trade bearish candlestick patterns
  • Manage trades correctly using support and resistance levels
  • Understand correct risk and reward ratio, position size, stop losses and targets
  • How to trade with Moving Averages
  • How to trade with Stochastics and RSI using overbought and oversold conditions
English Bar charts Bar chart is the most commonly used chart by traders and investors around the world. The bar chart displays a series of vertical lines and horizontal dashes. Drawing a vertical line that connects the high price with the low price and two horizontal dashes, one on the left for the opening price, and one on the right for the closing price, forms the bar chart. The top of the vertical line represents the high price of a specific time frame. The bottom of the vertical line represents the low price of a specific time frame; the left horizontal dash represents the opening price of a specific time frame. And the right horizontal dash represents the closing price of a specific time frame. The time frame can vary depending on short-, medium-, or long-term investment strategies: Whether it is 1-minute, 5-minutes, 10-minutes, 30-minutes, hourly, daily, weekly or monthly. The bar chart displays the four important price values which makes the bar chart a very useful tool for trading.