Candlestick Charts

CANDLESTICK CHARTS What is Candlestick Chart? A candlestick chart is a style of bar-chart used primarily to describe price movements of a security, derivative, or currency over time. It is a combination of a line-chart and a bar-chart, in that each bar represents the range of price movement over a given time interval. It is …Read More

Radar Charts (Spider Chart)

RADAR CHARTS (SPIDER CHART) What is Radar Chart? A radar chart graphically shows the size of the gaps among five to ten performance areas. The chart displays the important categories of performance and makes visible concentrations of strengths and weaknesses. The relative position and angle of the axes is typically uninformative. Radar charts are visually …Read More

Marimekko Charts – Data Visualization

MARIMEKKO CHARTS What is Marimekko Chart? A Marimekko chart is a two-dimensional 100% chart, in which the width of a column is proportional to the total of the column’s values. Data input is similar to a 100% chart, with data represented as either absolute values or percentages of a given total. Marimekko charts are widely …Read More

BUBBLE GRAPH / BUBBLE CHART

BUBBLE GRAPH / BUBBLE CHART What is Bubble Chart? A bubble chart is used to visualize a data set with 2 to 4 dimensions. The first two dimensions are visualized as coordinates, the 3rd as color and the 4th as size. Bubble charts can facilitate the understanding of social, economical, medical, and other scientific relationships. …Read More

Pie Chart – Data Visualization

PIE CHART What is Pie Chart? A pie chart (or a circle graph) is a circular chart divided into sectors, illustrating proportion. In a pie chart, the arc length of each sector (and consequently its central angle and area), is proportional to the quantity it represents. When angles are measured with 1 turn as unit …Read More

Pareto Chart – Data Visualization

PARETO CHART What is Pareto Chart? Pareto chart is a data visualization tool which contains both bars & line graphs. In this, individual values are represented in decreasing order by bars & the cumulative total is represented by the line. Its named after Vilfred Pareto, an Italian economist and sociologist who conducted a study in …Read More

Data Visualization – Best Practices & When what to use

Data is of no importance until & unless we are able to extract some information from it. Effective data visualization is very important for the decision making process. This helps decision makers to examine data, see trends, take actions. The key to success in using data visualization is ensuring that: the best and most appropriate …Read More