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DOM Heat Map Study

April 21, 2017 in ,

A long time user of MarketDelta sent us this after it garnered a lot of interested from his fellow traders in London. He built this using the built in toolbox in MarketDelta .  It is fully customizable once you the PAC file (link at bottom). When overlaid on a Footprint® Chart the DHM (DOM Heat Map…

Exporting Volume & Delta Data To Excel

March 28, 2017 in

If you have ever wanted to export volume and delta to Excel here are some helpful instructions on how to do so, compliments of Thom Hartle at CQG. The Setup Study Parameters window shown below details the available highlight choices. You can choose to view total trades or trades separated into trades at the bid and…

Back by Popular Demand – Cumulative Delta Bars

February 22, 2017 in

We admit it…when we rolled out the new MD Desktop we completely missed adding the cumulative delta bars that were popular with many of our loyal subscribers. Well, as of today (version 17.12.860 or higher) it has been added back in the software. Here is a short video showing how to add it to your…

CME FX Monthly Futures Launch and Change to Calendar Spreads

February 21, 2017 in

CME will launch three monthly (serial) Forex futures instruments in addition to the currently listed Quarterly instruments on February 27, 2017. The six markets included in this launch are listed below. Markets included in Monthly FX Futures Launch Outright – Description EU6 – Euro FX JY6 – Japanese Yen BP6 – British Pound DA6 –…

Analyze Forex Pairs With the Footprint Chart

February 8, 2017 in ,

The Footprint is normally used to track “volume at price” and display how volume is entering the market and where the order flow is going. With spot forex (foreign exchange) pairs we use “trades at price” instead of volume and build Footprint® charts that let us see inside the chart and track trading activity.  This works similar…

“E.T. Phone DOM”

January 30, 2017 in ,

If you ever saw the movie the E.T. back in 80’s, one the lines from the movie you may recall was “E.T… phone home”.  That was 30 years ago. If E.T. were around today and saw MD Mobile he would say “E.T…phone DOM!”. Okay, it is a little cheesy, but we couldn’t resist. 😉 MarketDelta recently…

How to Highlight High Volume Prices

January 24, 2017 in ,

One of the unique technical indicators offered within MarketDelta Desktop is a setting that is built into the Footprint chart type and located under the HiLiteIt menu. This study gives you the ability to dissect the bar and apply unique volume and delta studies to each price within the bar. There are a lot of different combinations…

8 Steps to Successful Futures Day Trading

January 20, 2017 in

Introduction MarketDelta has the great privilege of working with lots of partners who share our vision of providing quality services to traders around the globe. Below is some good advice we received in print form from one of our valued partners, Cannon Trading. We hope you find it as practical and helpful as we did.…

Trending Market Strategy

January 15, 2017 in

Key observation – TRENDING – When the market is trending you should expect to see dark red Footprints® when trending down and dark green Footprints® when the market is trending up. These dark Footprints® should comprise most of the bar. A sign of a strong trend is when the high (low) prices of each bar…