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Combo chart

Example of a combo chart in Excel

A Combo Chart is a hybrid of two more chart types, for example, a column chart plus a line chart.

Pros

  • Able to display multiple chart types in a single chart
  • Able to plot values with completely different sales
  • Can show how one factor is influenced by another

Cons

  • Inherently more complex than other chart types
  • Can become complicated quickly