I teach both day trading strategies and swing trading strategies. For day trading we focus primarily on 5min charts while swing traders focus more on daily charts. The patterns in general are the same. I teach traders how to find patterns in real-time including Bull Flags, Bear Flags, Flat Tops, Flat Bottoms, and Rubber Band Reversal Setups. The overnight session is thus included in the calculations, but tends to lose impact on the VWAP as time moves on, since volume is so much higher during regular trading hours. The slope of VWAP gives a sense of intraday trend. In a range market, we'll tend to trade on both sides of VWAP. In a trending market, we'll stay dominantly to one side The prettiest, fastest, Web-based stock charts, period. And they are free! Streaming real-time data for over 7,000 stocks, indexes, industries and Forex currency pairs.