Frequently Asked Questions

A collection of Q&As about Barchart.com

International Market Data
The "Market Flag", found at the top right corner of the site (or at the top of the menu tree when viewing the site on your mobile device) allows y...
Fri, 15 Nov, 2019 at 4:25 PM
How do you remove a symbol from the Watchlist?
1. Click on the Links icon. 2. Select "Delete from Watchlist". The symbol is immediately removed. You may also Edit the Watchlist, and r...
Tue, 19 Nov, 2019 at 7:59 AM
Can I add Notes to my Watchlist?
To add, edit, or clear notes from you Watchlist: Check the "View/Edit Notes" checkbox. The Notes area will open up below. Type your notes. When...
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019 at 12:33 PM
Page Help: Symbol Technical Analysis
The Technical Analysis page contains the results of 12 common technical analytics over different periods of time. The analytics used are: Moving Avera...
Wed, 11 Dec, 2019 at 12:33 PM
How can I sort the symbols on my Watchlist?
If you are looking to temporarily sort your Watchlist, you can click on any of the column headers on the Watchlist viewing page. This allows the table to be...
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 1:25 PM
How do I Delete a Watchlist?
There are two ways to delete a Watchlist. While viewing the Watchlist you want to delete, click Edit.  Use the Delete button a the top of the page. Yo...
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 1:31 PM
What is the Cboe BZX Exchange?
The Cboe BZX Exchange currently accounts for approximately 11-12% of all U.S. equity trading each day. As a result, the real-time prices displayed may have...
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019 at 12:34 PM
What's the difference between a Watchlist and a Portfolio?
A Watchlist is simply a list of symbols you wish to monitor.  A Portfolio is used to track buy/sell transactions of your investments, and calculates a prof...
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 1:35 PM
How many symbols can be added to a Watchlist?
Each Watchlist can hold up to 1000 rows (a row consists of either a symbol or a "blank" separator). Blank rows can be inserted to visually sep...
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 1:39 PM
How many Watchlists can I create?
A free site membership allows you to create up to 5 Watchlists, while Barchart Premier Members may create unlimited Watchlists.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2019 at 1:40 PM