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Showing Min & Max and Start & End in Tableau – 2 Methods

End Users are very keen to understand the time trend of the business. Chronological progression in time reveals a lot about the journey. If the time series has a lot of fluctuations, it is easier to read only the crests and troughs. But some end users just want to look at the highest value (may be the best value) and lowest value (may be the weakest value). At the same time, there will be requests to show what the start value was and what the end value is. Showing all the four values – Start, High, Low and End depicts a very good journey of data.

In this example, we will show the labels for all the 4 above mentioned data points on a Time Series on Tableau. There are different ways to achieve this. In this blog, we shall discuss 2 different methods.