Charting

  • Chart Settings and Customization

    TrendSpider makes it easy to customize charts to match your preferences. You can access the Chart Settings by clicking on the gear icon  in the upper-left corner of the screen. Style changes include: Toggle the Market Price Line (and customize the color). Toggle the Crosshair (and customize ...
  • 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

    TrendSpider makes it easy to add drawings and annotations to any chart, as well as share the chart with others. You can add a drawing using the annotations toolbar on the left-side of the screen. You can remove a drawing, create an alert or edit the drawing’s properties (e.g. color and style) by...
  • 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.
  • Indicator Definitions

    Table of Content Absolute Price Oscillator (APO) Acceleration Bands Accumulation/Distribution Line (ADL), Oscillator ADX DI AlphaTrends Anchored VWAP (AVWAP) Arnaud Legoux Moving Average ...
  • Indicators

    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...
  • Multi-Timeframe Analysis

    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...
  • Offset Indicators

    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...
  • TheSTRAT Patterns

    Rob Smith's (@RobInTheBlack) TheSTRAT is a trading method developed over a 30 year career in the market. TheSTRAT is a multi-timeframe strategy that has three major components: Inside Bars - Inside Bars occur when the current candle falls completely within the prior candle. Directional Bars - D...
  • Watch Lists

    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...