Chart Settings and Customization
TrendSpider makes it easy to customize charts to match your preferences.
You can use the shortcut buttons at the top-left of the window to change chart types (e.g. candlesticks, bars or Raindrops) or toggle the price scale (e.g. logarithmic or linear). By clicking on the Settings gear butt...
Customize Indicators on Chart
It’s easy to customize indicators on a chart:
Click on the … to the right of the Indicators button on the top menu bar. Or, right-click on any indicator already applied to the chart and select Properties.
Add a new indicator to the chart by clicking on the indicator’s name in the left co...
Drawing and Annotating Charts
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Using Drawings & Annotations
Hide and Show the Chart Legend
You can hide or show the chart legend, or list of indicators, by:
Hover over the bottom of the list of indicators to the top-left of the chart.
Click on Collapse indicator list.
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Absolute Price Oscillator (APO)
Accumulation/Distribution Line (ADL)
AlphaTrends Anchored VWAP (AVWAP)
Arnaud Legoux Moving Average
TrendSpider provides access to more than 50 popular technical indicators, ranging from the Absolute Price Oscillator to the Zero-Lag Exponential Moving Average. Traders can easily customize the settings for each indicator, including the indicator’s values, data sources, position on the chart, col...
TrendSpider automatically downloads and analyzes charts in 5-minute, 10-minute, 15-minute, 30-minute, 60-minute, 1-day and 1-week timeframes with a 320 candlestick level of granularity. Since these analyses are performed simultaneously, the platform enables users to plot trend lines and indicator...
Multi Time Frame Analysis: Accent Feature
TrendSpider’s Multi-Time Frame Analysis lets you to plot trend lines and indicators from multiple timeframes on the same chart. Using the Accent dropdown in the top toolbar, you can define which timeframe to accent (e.g. make clearer on the chart).
You can select four different options for...
TrendSpider enables you to offset most upper indicators to shift them left (negative offset) or right (positive offset). Traders may offset indicators to give the price more wiggle room or jump the trend.
You can create offsets in a few easy steps:
Click the three dots to the right of...
Post and Pre Market Data
TrendSpider lets you add pre- and post-market data to applicable charts with the click of a button.
After clicking the button, the chart will tint/shade non-regular market hours trading activity. The Separation Lines button to the immediate left of the Pre- and Post-Market Data button disp...
Watchlists make it easy to track the stocks you’re following without having to flip through charts every minute — you can see the performance of each component at a glance.
TrendSpider takes watchlists a step further by automatically firing off an SMS or email notification when an indicated patte...
WorkSpace Layout Switcher
TrendSpider lets you quickly configure your workspace layout, as well as save different workspaces to meet your requirements. That way, you can have different workspaces for different trading strategies, markets or clients.
Using the Workspace Layout dropdown, you can quickly switch between one a...