We recommend a number of charting packages, Those packages on offer vary considerably on the user friendly ratings and cost.
If you are looking for a great budget charting package that offers some great functionality for a fraction of the price that you many of the professional packages cost, than this may be for you. You can use the basic version for free but it does come with ads. To remove these and allow you would need to opt for the pro version which starts at around $9.95 per month subject to the plan you choose.
This is a professional charting package covering all the major exchanges. It is relatively user friendly although may take the novice trader a little longer to set up. We currently use this package and offer to help our day trading clients to set it up via a template which will provide all our settings. Our clients can get a significant saving on the monthly fee, with prices starting at $68 +VAT for forex, see full details . You must use this link to get the discount.
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For the US equities trader and investor, Telecharts offers a huge array of facilities/scans/personal criteria formulas to enable even the most basic computer operator to source great potential stocks. Telecharts have a great reputation and their service is great. Go to www.worden.com and if you enter code RS134 they will give you your first month free.
If you want to trade just the UK markets, Sharescope offer both intra-day and end of day packages. They have all of the usual charting features plus a ‘data mining’ facility that allows you to set up scans for certain strategies you may want to use. Go to www.sharescope.co.uk and if you quote DB9 you can get your first month’s subscription free.