FinancialViz Category: Rank

Presenting the income or P&L statement: How to highlight the largest revenue segment or expense item

You’ve analyzed the income and expenses and need to communicate important findings to the executives or Board. If you want to focus on the largest revenue segment (product, geographic region, etc. ) or expense item, watch this video to learn how to use a bar chart with color focus to show the data and direct… Continue reading Presenting the income or P&L statement: How to highlight the largest revenue segment or expense item

Focus by using an All Others category; Issue #396 August 22, 2017

Use an All Others category when showing ranked data to focus on the most important categories

When gridlines help on graphs; Issue #387 April 18, 2017

When showing ranked values with a related data series, use gridlines to help the audience relate the values

The correct use of a pie chart; Issue #327 December 23, 2014

The correct use of a pie chart is to show one segment compared to the whole; Use bar charts for ranked values