Bid Ask Spread Metatrader 4 Forex Indicator

The bid ask spread forex indicator for MT4 is a handy tool that displays the bid/ask/spread in real-time for any currency pair.

The bid/ask/spread colors and fonts can be fully modified from the indicator’s inputs parameters.

In the EUR/USD H1 chart shown below, the ask price is 1.08382, the bid price is 1.08372 and the spread is the difference between the ask/bid price, in this case 1 full pip.

Feel free to experiment with the different indicator’s inputs settings to suit your needs and preferences.

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Example Chart

The EUR/USD 1-Hour chart below displays the Bid Ask Spread Metatrader 4 forex indicator in action.

Basic Trading Signals

There are no signals from the Bid Ask Spread forex indicator.


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MT4 Indicator Characteristics

Currency pairs: Any

Platform: Metatrader 4

Type: chart window indicator

Customization options: Variable (ask hide, spread hide, bid hide) Width & Style.

Time frames: 1-Minute, 5-Minutes, 15-Minutes, 30-Minutes, 1-Hour, 4-Hours, Daily, Weekly, Monthly

Type: overlay


Copy and paste the Bid-Ask-Spread.ex4 indicator into the MQL4 indicators folder of the Metatrader 4 trading platform.

You can access this folder from the top menu as follows:

File > Open Data Folder > MQL4 > Indicators (paste here)

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