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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
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
Jul 06, 2021
Updated: Jul 06, 2021

Microsoft® Excel 2016 and higher offers the Waterfall Chart. The Waterfall Chart is also known as a bridge chart or a cascade chart. Typically, this kind of chart is used to see how positive or negative values in a data series contribute to the... more

Thom Hartle
May 10, 2021
Updated: Jun 14, 2021

If you track the performance of ETFs you may be interested in evaluating the performance of the stocks that are held by the ETF, such as the Invesco QQQ ETF, which tracks the Nasdaq-100 Index. Two downloadable samples are provided at the bottom... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 03, 2021
Updated: Jun 14, 2021

This article builds upon the post titled “Evaluate ETF Constituents Performance Using Excel” that detailed gauging the current price of a stock relative to the high as an indication of relative weakness and a table was included that demonstrated... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 07, 2021
Updated: Jun 14, 2021

Microsoft® Excel 2016 and higher offer a new chart type: The Treemap. A treemap chart provides a hierarchical view of your data. This view makes it easy to spot patterns, such as which markets are outperforming or underperforming in a group of... more

Thom Hartle
Mar 09, 2021
Updated: May 18, 2021

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

Thom Hartle
Jun 08, 2017
Updated: Jan 11, 2021

This macro-enabled Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet tracks the holdings of the SPDR® S&P® Biotech ETF (symbol: XBI).

Throughout the trading session, the individual stocks are dynamically ranked. The main display shows the top and bottom... more

Thom Hartle
May 03, 2017
Updated: Dec 29, 2020

This macro-enabled Microsoft Excel® spreadsheet tracks the holdings of the Invesco S&P 500® Equal Weight Technology ETF (symbol: RYT). This ETF seeks to replicate, before fees and expenses, the performance of the S&P 500® Equal Weight... more

Thom Hartle
Jun 18, 2018
Updated: Dec 22, 2020

This Microsoft Excel® dashboard presents two charts of the Nasdaq-100 futures contract and market data for the one hundred stocks that are constituents of the Nasdaq 100 Index.

The chart in the top left corner displays... more