Sparklines have been available beginning with Microsoft® Excel 2010. A Sparkline is a simple chart that is displayed within a cell or a group of merged cells. Sparklines are a nice addition to a quote display as the quote display shows current... more
This Microsoft® Excel dashboard presents a range of market data using CME Forex Symbols. However, you can enter in your own symbols.
Always use upper case for symbols. Enter into the Symbol Box the symbol.
The top row is... more
Traders and investors have a multitude of opportunities for theme investing. That is, ETFs are structured to invest in companies that are part of an industry, such as Biotech, Internet, Aerospace, etc. One such example is the SPDR® S&P Kensho... more
The CQG RTD Toolkit Add-in has been updated. This updated Excel add-in is automatically installed with CQG IC 21-12-8042 Beta and higher. The updates are to the Orders and Positions tabs. New features and benefits include the ability to pull in... more
Perhaps you are pulling market data into Microsoft Excel using RTD functions from CQG and you would like to chart the data in Excel. When you setup the chart you would likely use “Auto” for the high and low values for scaling the vertical axis.... more
This post expands on the use of Microsoft® Excel function “CountIF.” The CountIF functions was detailed in the post “ Dynamic Ranking in Excel ” as a method for dealing with ties when ranking various markets’ performance based on percentage net... more
This Microsoft Excel® dashboard displays the CFTC Disaggregated COT data published each Friday as of Tuesday’s business date. Using the combined futures and options data there is a pie chart and two histogram bar charts.
CQG has added more data to the Disaggregated group in the CQG Symbol Finder. Now, both the futures only and the combined futures and options data are available.The Disaggregated reports are broken down by agriculture, petroleum and products,... more
This Microsoft Excel® dashboard tracks the futures contracts traded on SGX. The symbol choices are hard coded and are the most popular by volume and open interest.
This dashboard pulls in a large amount of volume data and may... more
The CME Group has added Options on Micro Futures to their product offerings. These contracts are 1/10 the size of the E-mini futures on the S&P 500, Nasdaq-100, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Russell 2000 indices. The benefit for you is the... more