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Old Jun 4, 2003, 7:31pm   #1
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point & figure charts

Hi everybody,

please is anyone aware of a software who ofers a point and figure charts.

im using share scopes charts for time being , but the p & f charts are not what it should be.


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Old Jun 4, 2003, 7:38pm   #2
 
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try www.pfscan.com
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Old Jan 4, 2010, 11:40am   #3
 
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Got interested in point and figure charting a while back, and I have been using the method ever since. I love the way you can use it purely mechanically.

Bull's-eye broker is by far the best point and figure software and with a good price tag http://www.pointandfigure.com

They also have a free book on point and figure that I am reading http://book.pointandfigure.com
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Old Jan 4, 2010, 12:16pm   #4
 
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www.updata.co.uk
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Old Jan 4, 2010, 12:59pm   #5
 
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the ig charts have p/f
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Old Jan 4, 2010, 1:03pm   #6
 
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the ig charts are correctly calcualted.however, the problem is with the charts is that the plot area of the chart does not consider the aspect ratio of the "x" and " O " s.there is a simple way round that.it only means,that uneless the aspect ratio is correct,then you cannot plot 45 degree trendlines correctly
prorealtime have the same problem
if you send me a pm.i can go thru the ways of correcting the aspect ratio
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Old Jan 22, 2010, 10:56am   #7
 
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hi dentist,
I've been trying to get ig to give me a readable p&f chart and would be interested in hearing your solution. i'm only discovering p&f at the moment, trying to get to grips with box sizes etc.
have you tried using ig charts for futures on a short (say 1/5/10 minute) time frame?
any advice on settings would be much appreciated
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Old Jan 22, 2010, 1:47pm   #8
 
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ig charts....
it finance provide the charting packeg.pretty good if you know what you are looking at
you need to resize the charts when they look out of sync.ie the"x and o" s are mishapen.u need decently formed x and o to put on 45 degree trendlines
try this out first
then match the box size to give a rough interpretation of a 15 min candle
let me know how you get on
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Old Jan 25, 2010, 1:35pm   #9
 
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i wondered about the shape of the the 'o' s, they were looking distinctly oval in some charts, i'll try it out in the next few days and let you know.

thanks for the tip
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Old Jan 25, 2010, 2:40pm   #10
 
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Hi everybody,

please is anyone aware of a software who ofers a point and figure charts.

im using share scopes charts for time being , but the p & f charts are not what it should be.


Best wishes
Genti
I use Sharescope...I am bit puzzled by what you say - but the p & f charts are not what it should be.

Could you explain more..??
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