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Commodity contracts are
entered as follows: SPH2001
[SP] - a symbol from the table on the left.
Month [H] - month of
Year  - four digit year of expiration.
Historical futures prices
are available for all commonly traded North American commodities.
Symbols and experation months are listed on the left
File - the
file menu offers the following options.
Refresh - Rereads data and
clears and indicators.
Close - Closes the
Chart - there
are three chart types and three technical overlays.
Bar - Open High Low Close
Candle - Candle stick chart.
Line - Close line.
- Simple moving average.
EMA - Enhanced moving
Bollinger Band - Draws bollinger bands.
- clears any overlays (same as refresh).
Indicators are displayed below the price chart.
Keeps track of the charts you have viewed during this
Parameters - Allows you to adjust the
parameters for the technical overlays and indicators. Double click
the desired indicator, enter the parameter changes and hit apply.
Your chart will be updated immediately. The parameters are reset to
default values each time the application is restarted.
Simulation - allows you to
add data to the current contract.
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