3 Minute Charts vs 5 Minute vs 1 Minute

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Old Feb 5, 2018, 3:34pm   #1
 
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3 Minute Charts vs 5 Minute vs 1 Minute

For intraday trading of stocks, ETFs and indices, you prefer 3 minute, 5 minute or 1 minute Charts? Me I'm using 3 minute but considering 5.
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Old Feb 5, 2018, 11:10pm   #2
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For intraday trading of stocks, ETFs and indices, you prefer 3 minute, 5 minute or 1 minute Charts? Me I'm using 3 minute but considering 5.
Horses for causes. Why are you considering switching to 5 min from 3min?
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Old Feb 5, 2018, 11:30pm   #3
 
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olderguy started this thread If a greater number of traders use 5 than do 3, then the 5 might present a clearer picture of at what place buyers and sellers may be lining up to enter.
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Old Feb 6, 2018, 12:02am   #4
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If a greater number of traders use 5 than do 3, then the 5 might present a clearer picture of at what place buyers and sellers may be lining up to enter.
If you are after a clearer picture of short term demand and supply, you are probably better off using tick charts.
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