Order Flow Trading Abbreviations

Below, you’ll find a list of Order Flow Trading Abbreviations.
This includes all the abbreviations that we might use for charting and trading.
For a more detailed explanation of some of these terms,
please visit the OrderFlow Trading Glossary.

Daily Levels

HOD High of Day
IBHI Initial Balance High
IBLO Initial Balance Low
LAST Last Traded Price
LOD Low of Day
MID Middle of Daily Range
Open Open of Daily Range
OSH Opening Swing High
OSL Opening Swing Low
VAH Value High
VAL Value Low
VolaSig Close to Close Range Volatility Band
VPOC Volume Point of Control
VWAP Volume Weighted Average Price

Longer Term Levels

ATH All Time High
Century Century Figure
DDLVN Double Distribution Day Low Volume Node
GZ Gap Zone
MCHVN Micro Composite High Volume Node
MCLVN Micro Composite Low Volume Node
MCVPOC Micro Composite Volume Point of Control
NVPOC Naked or Virgin VPOC
pWkClose Previous Weekly Close
pWkHi Previous Weekly Hi
pWkLo Previous Weekly Low
SoC Scene of the Crime

Overnight Levels

ONHi Overnight High
ONLo Overnight Low
ONMID Middle of the Overnight Range
ONVAH Overnight Value High
ONVAL Overnight Value Low
ONVPOC Overnight Volume Point of Control

Previous Day’s Levels

Previous Day’s Close
Previous High of Day
Previous Initial Balance High
Previous Initial Balance Low
Previous Low of Day

Price / Pattern

1TFing One Time Framing
DBL BTM Double Bottom
DBL TOP Double Top
DSTL Downward Sloping Trend Line
LIS Line in the Sand
MM Measured Move
Retrace Fibonacci Retracement
SH Swing High
SL Swing Low
USTL Upward Sloping Trend Line


ACH Anything Can Happen
OTF Other Time Frame