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Have futures data from Rithmic coming into Excel 2013 now.

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Have futures data from Rithmic coming into Excel 2013 now. Need someone that can help me build a real time chart with open, high, low, and close bars. The horizontal grid lines must be colored coded as prices move up and down. (blue, yellow, red, green, blue, green, red, yellow, blue). Need to space verticle price scaleon 1/8th, 1/16th, 1/32nd, or 1/64th
increments in decimal points,
thanks for listening
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Pete replied 1 year ago.

Hello,

Quite a bit of programming will be required for this - you'll need a macro that will copy the current state of the cell and append it into the first empty cell of a given column. Then you'll need to define a dynamic range that always grabs the last x cells of the column. This dynamic range must then be defined for your data series so that the chart can be shown. After that, you can add the color coding, scales, etc. Are you familiar with writing VBA code?

Alternatively, there are lots of free online share tracking tools that work in real time and you can use and customize them to display what you require - https://www.google.com/finance/portfolio

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