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SciChart [not free] I used SciChart and was happy with it. This is extremely rich charting library. But it costs \$500 (\$1000 with source code). Infragistics [not free] A premium UI library. I haven't tried Infragistics charts particularly, but I'm sure they are as much perfect as their other controls (grids, ribbons etc). MS Chart Extended WPF ...

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Full Disclosure: I am the owner and tech lead on the SciChart project, so without doubt I'm biased! Definitely check out SciChart, which is a commercial WPF & Silverlight stock chart control built with financial users in mind. It supports Candlestick, OHLC Line, Step-Line Mountain Column Scatter Band series, Step-Band Series Annotations such as line, ...

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I have played around with those a bit and my results were mixed. Bollinger bands essentially show you the price relative to rolling window volatility. One interpretation is that if the current price leaves the Bollinger bands, a trend or movement emerges (of course depending on your time frame as with all technical indicators) in that direction. The ...

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John Bollinger, the developer of Bollinger Bands, provides descriptions of methods he suggests for using his bands on his website BBands.com. They can be found under Four Methods in the support area. Bollinger Bands are most effective when used with other indicators for confirmation, and are very powerful for mean reversion and for price breakouts. On the ...

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The moving average in your platform is most likely based on closing prices of whatever time frame you're visualizing. Daily data would using daily closing prices; weekly data would use weekly closing prices; 5 minute data would use 5 minute closing prices, etc. Therefore, as you change time frame the data used to calculate the moving average changes. Your ...

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The period is the time between two ticks. It means you have to work with the last 3 periods, each periods have a lenght of 1/14 of a day. So you are working with a time windows of 3/14 of a day.

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We developed LightningChart for WPF, that has a low-level Direct3D acceleration, with great set of features for financial applications. Especially for many trading application developers, the performance the key factor, and that for that we have real solution. Real-time monitoring of hundreds of data feeds at same time. LightningChart performance is real, ...

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