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Trading Video Lesson 3 – Front Running & 5-Min Charts

Why use the 5-min chart? Regardless of the day trading platform you use, you will have the ability to switch time frames on your chart. For minute-based charts, NinjaTrader provides everything from a 1-min to a Yearly chart. When using a 5-min chart, you have the best of both worlds: a summarized chart (not too much data) and the ability spot moves seen on all the multiples of five minutes (10, 15, 1-hour, etc.). For example, news events will inevitably occur and they can influence price greatly for five to 15 minutes on average. If you’re using a 5-min chart,...