This is an example of a simple line graph created in Stata16. In this particular case, the line compares the increase in sales over time. The simplicity of this graph makes it easy to interpret. For example in this graph it is recognisable that the sales drop in the second quarter and boom at the end of the year.
The following code can be used to create a line chart such as this in Stata 16:
Another simple line graph which is effective and legible when used to display growth over time.
The following code creates this graph: