On-Screen Alert Notifications now include your "Notes"
When using on-screen alert notifications, you will now see any Notes you've added on the notification card, along with links to modify the alert or go directly to the Alerts Center. (05/24/2021)
Added a "Links" column for Watchlists & Portfolios in Dashboard
When viewing your Watchlist or Portfolio in Barchart's Dashboard, you will now see a "Links" column on the selected symbol you are viewing. The Links will allow you to perform additional actions previously not availablie in Dashboard. (05/24/2021)
- Remove the symbol from the Watchlist
- Add/View Notes
- Edit Transaction
- Delete from Portfolio
- Add/View Notes
- Move to Another Portfolio
New "Micro Contracts" Futures page
We've added a new page in the Futures tab for Micro Contracts which includes today's latest prices for popular micro commodity contracts. (05/24/2021)
Partially Close a Portfolio Transaction
A portfolio transaction can now be partially closed. The "Edit Transaction" modal now allows entry of an exit quantity less than the entry quantity. This will create a liquidated position for the exit quantity and price, and leave the remaining quantity open in the original transaction. (05/19/2021)
Renko Charts are an Advanced Bar Type, and are now available on all Interactive Charts you use, including Dashboard and Flipcharts. While found in the "Bar Type" selector, Renko chart parameters are found in the Settings modal, on the Display tab. View a short tutorial here. (04/19/2021)
New Drawing Tools Panel on Interactive Charts
When logged into your Barchart account, you can now configure a Drawing Tools Panel to be docked to the left side of your Interactive Charts, Dashboard, and Interactive Flipharts.
The visibility of the panel is controlled by opening the Tools menu, and choosing your option here:
When using the panel. we remember your last used tool from each group to make adding new tools easier. A short tutorial is also available for viewing. (04/19/2021)
Premier Members - Up to 25 Columns on Your Custom Views!
Barchart Premier Members already can create unlimited Custom Views, but now can add up to 25 columns per view vs. 15 fields allowed with a free membership. This provides Premier Members more on-screen data analysis and downloading of data. (04/12/2021)
New Heiken-Ashi Smoothed Indicator
The Heiken-Ashi Smoothed Indicator has been added to Interactive Charts. Many traders add the Heiken Ashi Smoothed indicator as an overlay on the regular Heiken Ashi candlestick chart to get a better perspective of the markets. (04/12/2021)
New Mid-Day Email Option Reports for Premier Members
Barchart Premier Members can now receive two additional mid-day emailed reports (noon CT) for Unusual Options Activity and Most Active Options. Opt-in using the checkboxes at the top of the page. These reports give options traders a closer look at daily developments. (04/08/2021)
New Unusual Options Activity - Symbol Page
To help you better identify unusual options activity for a specific symbol, you will now find a page in the symbol section for U.S. and Canadian equities that have options. The Unusual Options Activity page, available for Premier Members, allows you to view all options trades for the current day as well as report selections highlighting "Unusual Activity" (volume greater than 500, open interest greater than 100, and a Volume/Open Interest Ratio greater than 1.24).
Members may view a singular historical report date, or all available history back to 05/14/2020. Additional filtering is available on the page, with download available. (04/05/2021)
New Stock Market Idea Page: 12-26-9 Day eMACD New Buys
A new eMACD Buy Signals page has been added to the Stock Market Ideas section, designed to highlight large cap stocks with a new bullish crossover Buy signal based on the 12-26-9 Day eMACD indicator. The eMACD is calculated using an exponential moving average. (04/05/2021)
New Interactive Chart Studies
Interactive Charts have four new indicators that you can apply and customize for your own use: Derivative Oscillator, Distance from Average, Vortex Indicator, Moving Average Ribbon, and Bollinger Squeeze. (03/22/2021)
Save A "Comparison Chart" Template
Interactive Chart Templates can now be created to include up to eight comparison symbols to apply to any chart you view.
The Comparison symbols can be added to a template to show price or percent changes. You may also set desired colors and bar types for each symbol. (03/01/2021)
New "Options Volume Change" Page
Barchart's Options section now features a new page called "Options Volume Change" designed to show symbols with the highest change in total options volume for the current trading session.
When an option has high volume activity, it usually indicates one of three things. It may indicate that a major event (like earnings or dividends) is about to take place. Other times, high volume on an options contract may indicate that put buyers are hedging a potential downside risk for a stock whose technicals indicate a sell-off. And finally, high volume is sometimes generated by inexperienced options traders, traders who buy cheap OTM options with no specific reason and strategy. (02/24/2021)
Dozens of New Option Screener Filters
We've added many new filters to all of the Options Screeners, giving you even more flexibility to find the best options that meet your trading objectives. Screen for statistical options information such as Implied Volatility, IV Rank and IV Percentile, IV Highs and Lows, total options volume and open interest for the underlier, and much more! Look for the "Options Overview" grouping in the Filters tab on all of Barchart's Options Screeners. (02/24/2021)
"Multi-Charts" Now Available when Viewing Interactive Flipcharts
Barchart Premier Members can now view their Interactive Flipcharts in groups of 2 or 4 symbols. The "Multi-Charts" option, already in Dashboard, is now accessible when scrolling your charts using the Flipcharts ribbon at the top of the page. Just click the Multi-Charts button, select your grid pattern, and you can set the bar type and time frame to apply to all charts as you view them. (02/16/2021)
New "Options Overview" Statistics for Equity Symbols
You can now get a statistical overview of an equity symbol's options with the Options Overview widget, found on the Quote Overview page. The Options Overview provides data on Implied Volatility, options Volume and Open Interest, and Volume and OI Ratios between all puts and calls. (02/16/2021)
New "Trend-Based Fibonacci Extension" Tool Added to Interactive Charts
A new tool has been added to Interactive Charts, called Fibonacci Extension. This fibonacci tool adds additional extension levels, used to show how far the next price wave could move following a pullback. (02/16/2021)
Add Symbols Directly to your Portfolio from Dashboard
Barchart's Dashboard, a full-screen one-page solution for keeping tabs on today's market activity, now has a way for you to add a symbol directly to one of your Portfolios.
Look for the "Add to Portfolio" button located on Dashboard's blue navigational bar. Once you click this link, you are asked to select the portfolio, and can then enter your symbol transaction. (02/02/2021)
Added the "Tools" button to Interactive Flipcharts
When using Flipcharts, you will now see the Tools button at the top of the chart, allowing you to add any drawing tool or annotation to a chart. Tools are saved to the chart when you are logged into your account. (01/20/2021)