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Stock chart is used to illustrate fluctuations in data over a time. It can represent fluctuations in stock, rainfall, or annual temperatures. The data arranged in columns or rows of a worksheet can be plotted in a Stock chart.

DsExcel supports the following types of Stock charts.

Chart Type Chart Snapshot Use Case
StockHLC

StockHLC chart

A high-low-close chart displays the data values organized in the order: high, low, close with the close value lying in between the high and low values.
StockOHLC

StockOHLC chart

An open-high-low-close chart displays the data values organized in the order: open, high, low and close.
StockVHLC

StockVHLC chart

A volume-high-low-close chart displays the data values organized in the order: volume, high, low and close.
StockVOHLC

StockVOHLC chart

A volume-open-high-low-close chart displays the data values organized in the order : volume, open, high, low and close.

### Using Code

Refer the following code to add StockVOHLC chart:

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```private static void StockCharts() {
// Initialize workbook
Workbook workbook = new Workbook();
// Fetch default worksheet
IWorksheet worksheet = workbook.getWorksheets().get(0);

// Prepare data for chart
worksheet.getRange("A1:D17")
.setValue(new Object[][] { { null, "High", "Low", "Close" },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 1), 105.76, 92.38, 100.94 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 2), 102.45, 90.14, 93.45 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 3), 102.11, 85.01, 99.89 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 4), 106.01, 94.04, 99.45 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 5), 108.23, 98.16, 104.33 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 8), 107.7, 91.02, 102.17 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 9), 110.36, 101.62, 110.07 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 10), 115.97, 106.89, 112.39 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 11), 120.32, 112.15, 117.52 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 12), 122.03, 114.67, 114.75 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 15), 120.46, 106.21, 116.85 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 16), 118.08, 113.55, 116.69 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 17), 128.23, 110.91, 117.25 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 18), 120.55, 108.09, 112.52 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 19), 112.58, 105.42, 109.12 },
{ new GregorianCalendar(2019, 9, 22), 115.23, 97.25, 101.56 },

});
worksheet.getRange("A:D").getColumns().autoFit();

IShape stockChartshape = worksheet.getShapes().addChart(ChartType.StockHLC, 350, 20, 360, 230);

// Configure Chart Title
stockChartshape.getChart().getChartTitle().setText("Market Data Analysis");

// Configure value axis
IAxis valueAxis = stockChartshape.getChart().getAxes().item(AxisType.Value);
valueAxis.setMinimumScale(80);
valueAxis.setMaximumScale(140);
valueAxis.setMajorUnit(15);

// Configure category axis
IAxis categoryAxis = stockChartshape.getChart().getAxes().item(AxisType.Category);
categoryAxis.setCategoryType(CategoryType.CategoryScale);
categoryAxis.setMajorTickMark(TickMark.Outside);
categoryAxis.setTickLabelSpacingIsAuto(false);
categoryAxis.setTickLabelSpacing(5);

// Configure Close Series Style
ISeries series_close = stockChartshape.getChart().getSeriesCollection().get(2);
series_close.setMarkerStyle(MarkerStyle.Diamond);
series_close.setHas3DEffect(true);

// Saving workbook to Xlsx
workbook.save("23-StockChart.xlsx", SaveFileFormat.Xlsx);```