Definition of 'Market Profile'
The most common answer is to read Jim Dalton's book Mind Over Markets.
Jim Dalton also wrote a sequel to Mind Over Markets called Markets in Profile.
A Market Profile is the arrangement and presentation of market action as a vertically aligned bell curve. Here is an example of a market profile:
Each series of letters represent a 30 minute time bracket and placing that letter against the price indicates that the market traded at that price during that time bracket.
Compare this against a Volume Profile.
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