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Thom Hartle
Oct 13, 2021
Updated: Oct 13, 2021

This Microsoft® Excel dashboard has a number of features. The primary feature is the 10-Day Pattern Chart. This chart displays the percent net change on a 5-minute basis for today (the white line) and the previous nine sessions’ percent net... more

Thom Hartle
Sep 27, 2021
Updated: Sep 27, 2021

This post details using the Microsoft® Excel “Scatter Plot” Chart to track market performance. In this example, RTD formulas are used to pull in the percent net change of the 30 stocks that are in the Dow Jones Industrial Average from CQG. Two... more

Thom Hartle
Sep 07, 2021
Updated: Sep 20, 2021

This article walks you through using Microsoft® Excel’s LINEST function to determine the three coefficients and y-intercept of a 3rd order polynomial function over the past 20 bars of closing price data. In addition to the downloadable sample... more

Thom Hartle
Aug 19, 2021
Updated: Aug 20, 2021

This post builds upon CQG Product Specialist Helmut Mueller's post titled “Most Wanted Seven Studies Plus a Bonus Trading System.” His post provides a PAC with the following studies:

Chande Momentum Oscillator Dynamic Momentum Index Guppy... more
Thom Hartle
May 01, 2020
Updated: Aug 13, 2021

This sample XLS Trader worksheet uses market orders to enter into positions. When filled, XLS Trader will automatically enter in a target and a stop order, which are OCO orders (one cancels the other). In addition, you can exit the open positions... more

Thom Hartle
Sep 22, 2015
Updated: Jul 28, 2021

The XL Toolkit has been updated. The Labels group has been expanded from 30 fields to 75 fields. The easiest method to learn the new data calls is once logged in then select “Label Data”, enter a symbol, select “Select All” and select “Insert... more

Thom Hartle
Jul 27, 2021
Updated: Jul 27, 2021

This Microsoft® Excel Dashboard comes frontloaded with 30 Sector and Industry symbols. However, you can enter in whatever symbols you like using the Symbols tab. The long description of the symbol is displayed on the Symbols tab. Be sure to use “... more

Thom Hartle
May 06, 2021
Updated: Jul 21, 2021

SPDR® Sector ETFs Analysis Dashboard This Microsoft® Excel dashboard provides analysis of S&P Sectors based on ETFs. The collection of ETFs are:

Symbol Description XLC Communication Services Select Sector XLY Consumer... more
Thom Hartle
Aug 23, 2016
Updated: Jul 21, 2021

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard offers a two-window view for tracking market performance. The top half displays market data using symbols such as indices, stocks and futures that the user enters on the symbols tab. The bottom half has... more

Thom Hartle
Feb 21, 2019
Updated: Jul 21, 2021

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard tracks the 506 stocks in the S&P 500 index using CQG’s Level function. The Level function plots two lines, which identify the highest and lowest price levels attained over a defined period. The chart below... more