FAQs

A collection of Q&As about Barchart.com

Does Barchart show bought or sold volume for Options?
No - Barchart does not provide volume information on whether a strike is bought or sold. 
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 3:25 PM
How can I cancel my Premier subscription?
To cancel a Premier subscription, users can do so through My Account > My Profile > under Barchart Premier header, click on "Cancel Barchart Prem...
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 3:34 PM
Does Barchart retain historical new Highs & new Lows stocks list?
No - Barchart does not keep historical new Highs & new Lows stocks list. If users wish to save the new Highs & new Lows, it is recommend that users ...
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 3:21 PM
When are closing prices for London (LSE) stocks updated on the site?
Barchart does not receive the settlement prices for LSE stocks until approximately 2:15pm CT each day (8:15pm UK time).
Thu, 9 Jan, 2020 at 7:02 AM
How do I tell the charts to always use a specific chart template?
Q: I want my charts to always use a specific Chart Template that I've created. How do I set that in my account? A: Site Members can identify a defa...
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020 at 11:29 AM
Do you offer the ability to search stocks that are in Canada on the TSX exchange?
A: Yes, to view TSX equities, switch your Market flag in the upper right-hand corner of the webpage to Canada.  The symbol search, and stock equity pages (i...
Wed, 15 Jan, 2020 at 11:32 AM
Can Portfolio currency be other than USD?
Unfortunately, Barchart portfolio values will only be quoted in USD currency. It is recommended that users keep different portfolios if they have stocks or ...
Mon, 13 Jan, 2020 at 3:39 PM
Highest Implied Volatility Options
This page shows equity options that have the highest implied volatility.  Implied volatility is a theoretical value that measures the expected volatility o...
Tue, 23 Jun, 2020 at 9:12 AM
Covered Calls Screener
Barchart's Covered Call Screener helps you find the best equity option calls using numerous filters to scan for those with a high theoretical return. ...
Tue, 14 Jul, 2020 at 10:55 AM
How to Download Historical Data
To download historical data for a specific ticker symbol, navigate to the symbol's Quote Overview page, then click on "Price History" link on...
Tue, 14 Jul, 2020 at 11:46 AM