Placing Fibonacci Lines On MetaTrader 4 Stock Indices Platform
The fifth option on the MetaTrader 4 stock index trading platform insert menu is Fibonacci Lines. The Fibonacci Lines Button has the following sub menu buttons shown below:
Fibonacci Stock Indices Trading on MetaTrader 4
- Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement
- Fibonacci Time Zones
- Fibonacci Fan
- Fibonacci Arcs
- Stock Indices Fibonacci Expansion
Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement
The Fibonacci retracement can be placed on the a Stock Indices Trading chart from the Fibonacci retracement button. Fibonacci retracement is used to estimate where a stock indices price retracement is likely to reach. The Fibonacci retracement levels are drawn as shown below. To learn how to draw and use Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement Levels read the tutorial: How to draw Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement Levels:
Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement Levels Drawn on a Stock Index Chart on The MetaTrader 4 Stock Indices Platform
Fibonacci Time Zones
The Fibonacci time zones are Fibonacci lines drawn at different Fibonacci timelines, these Fibonacci time zones are calculated using the Fibonacci points 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21, 34. The Fibonacci levels are 1+2=3, 2+3=5, 3+5=8, first number add to the next, the next added to the second and so on.
The Fibonacci time zones are shown below, at these time lines stock index price changes are likely to occur based on technical analysis of Fibonacci time zones:
Fibonacci Time Zones on MT4
The Fibonacci fan is drawn between two chart points and then three additional lines below the stock indices trend are drawn as the fans, these are 38.2%, 50.0% and 61.8% Fibonacci retracement levels. The stock index price is likely to bounce and continue in the original direction after stock index price retraces to any of these fan lines.
The Fibonacci Fan Lines are drawn as shown below:
Fibonacci Fans on MetaTrader 4
Fibonacci arcs are drawn using two chart points, the arcs are then drawn as shown below and these arcs represent 38.2%, 50.0% and 61.8% Fibonacci retracement levels.
Fibonacci Arcs Representing Stock Index Fibonacci Retracement Zones on a Stock Indices Chart
Stock Indices Fibonacci Expansion
The Fibonacci expansion is used to determine the most probable level at which traders should set their take profit levels based on Fibonacci expansion level 61.8% and 100.0% expansion levels. The Fibonacci expansion levels are also referred to as Stock Indices Fibonacci Extension Levels or Fibonacci Projection Levels by some traders and these Stock Indices Fibonacci Extension levels are drawn as shown below. Tutorial: How to Draw Stock Indices Fibonacci Expansion Levels:
How to draw Fibonacci Lines and other Fibonacci studies like Stock Indices Fibonacci Expansion and Retracement on MetaTrader 4