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1. Stock Market Forecasts and Advisories

    • Based on technical analysis, these forecasts and advisories serve as valuable guides for trading and investing purposes.
    • Applicable across all time-frames, including short-term, medium-term, long-term, and day trading.
    • Covers Indian stocks listed on the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange.

2. Interactive and Responsive Charting

    • Provides charting options for stocks, futures, index options, commodities, and currencies.
    • Supports both real-time and end-of-day charting.
    • Offers a user-friendly interface for creating professional-looking charts easily.
    • Includes powerful features such as adding indicators, price overlays, masks, and drawing line studies.

3. Menu-Driven and Script-Based Scanning

    • Allows scanning across various financial instruments like stocks, futures, index options, commodities, and currencies.
    • Scans for Candlestick, Chart, Harmonic, Point & Figure, and Renko patterns.
    • Identifies moving average-based bullish and bearish signals as well as technical indicator-based signals.
    • Features a proprietary trading system for generating signals.
    • Offers a scripting language for writing scanning algorithms using plain and simple English.
    • Provides a built-in text editor and prompter for easy modification and customization of scans.
    • Supports multiple conditions, filters, and screeners.

We offer two scanning options: the Basic Scanner and the Advanced Scanner. The Basic Scanner features a user-friendly menu interface, while the Advanced Scanner utilizes scripts for more flexibility. Both scanners include a wide range of pre-defined Factory Scans. Users have the ability to easily copy, customize, save, and re-use the parameters of these scans according to their specific needs.

4. End-of-Day (EoD) Data Coverage

    • Includes data for NSE cash stocks, futures, index options, and currency derivatives.
    • Provides data for BSE cash stocks and equity indices of the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange.
    • Covers commodities from MCX and NCDEX.
    • Offers select global data, including equity indices, commodity futures, and forex.

5. Real-Time-Enabled Feature

    • Enables charting with real-time data from third-party vendors.
    • Recognizes real-time data streaming in MetaStock® offline format and MetaRefresher® mode.

ChartAlert is suitable for:

    • Full-time or active traders who engage in frequent trading, such as day traders and short-term traders.
    • Part-time traders who trade or invest less frequently, often alongside a non-finance-related full-time job.
    • Part-time traders typically have a medium- to long-term focus on investing.

A ChartAlert subscription provides the following end-of-day data data:

    • NSE: Cash stocks, futures, index options, and currency derivatives.
    • BSE: Cash stocks.
    • National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange: Equity indices.
    • MCX and NCDEX: Commodities.
    • Select or limited Global data: Equity indices, commodity futures, and forex.

Please note that a ChartAlert subscription does not include real-time data. However, it does include the Real-Time-Enabled feature, which allows you to:

    • Read real-time data streaming in MetaStock® offline format and MetaRefresher® mode.
    • Chart real-time data streaming from third-party real-time data vendors.
    • Scan real-time data manually using Advanced Scanner.

Recommended Computer Configuration:

To ensure optimal performance and compatibility, we recommend the following specifications for your computer setup:

    • Operating System: Microsoft® Windows® 10
    • Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.5.1
    • CPU: Intel® Core™ i5 Quad-Core 3GHz+ (or higher)
    • RAM: 8GB (or higher)
    • Hard Disk Space: 1.5GB of free storage is required for technical analysis charting data, stock market advisory archives, and scanning reports.
    • Screen Resolution: We suggest using a screen resolution of either 1366 x 768 or 1920 x 1080 for an optimal viewing experience.
    • Input Device: A mouse or an equivalent pointing device is recommended.
    • Internet Connection: An active internet connection is necessary for tasks such as data downloads and software upgrades.

For additional information, please refer to the “Minimum & Recommended Computer Configuration” section.

ChartAlert publishes stock market advisory reports that provide valuable insights for trading and investing in various timeframes, including short-term, medium-term, long-term, and day trading. These reports are based on cash or spot market symbols, enabling traders and investors to make informed decisions.

The stock market forecasts and advisories from ChartAlert are applicable to both the cash and derivatives segments of the stock market, covering all timeframes. This comprehensive approach allows users to effectively navigate and capitalize on market opportunities.

We provide a range of trading and investment advisory reports, stock market forecasts, and end-of-day data for charts and scans. These resources can be downloaded at least four times a day, specifically during after-market trading hours between 6 PM and 10 PM.

In addition, we offer two snapshot day trading reports during market hours, at 11:15 AM and 2:15 PM.

All the data and reports are securely stored in a proprietary and encrypted format, ensuring their integrity and confidentiality. Please note that the use of this information is restricted to the ChartAlert platform.

No, you do not need to be online while using ChartAlert.

The internet connection is only required for downloading data files, which are available a few times a day and take only 1 or 2 minutes to download.

Once downloaded, all the data files are stored on your computer, allowing you to access advisories, end-of-day charts, and end-of-day scans offline.

Yes, ChartAlert provides users with extensive documentation, including a comprehensive User’s Guide and Help system. Accessible through the software’s top menu bar under “Help,” this documentation offers detailed instructions and information.

In addition to the User’s Guide, users can quickly access help by opening ChartAlert and pressing F1 for general assistance or F12 for specific guidance on the Advanced Scanner feature. These keyboard shortcuts provide convenient access to the relevant information when needed.

You can access demos or slideshows of the software here.

To evaluate ChartAlert, you can try our one-time 4-week Evaluation Trial (4wkET) for just ₹1000.

With the 4wkET, you gain membership privileges that provide unrestricted access to our stock market forecasts, technical analysis charts, and menu-driven & script-based scans as they are published in a timely manner.

Upon subscription, you will have complete access to all stock market advisory reports, end-of-day charting, and end-of-day scanning for the duration of your subscription period.

If you have a subscription to a 3rd party real-time data streaming service in MetaStock® offline format and MetaRefresher® mode, ChartAlert can chart that data for you and allow manual scanning during market trading hours.

As a subscriber, you have access to comprehensive technological support via email for any issues you encounter with ChartAlert on your computer.

Telephone support and remote assistance are available on a case-by-case basis.

Please note that we are unable to offer technological support for problems related to faulty installations of the Windows® Operating System or .NET Framework, faulty hardware, or any third-party plug-ins that may disrupt the normal operation of ChartAlert.

Kindly be informed that we do not provide online trading support during market hours. Our stock trading and investment analytical strategies, charts, and scans are published at the end of each day through the software.

Yes, existing subscribers can access real-time-enabled and end-of-day software upgrades or newer versions at no extra cost throughout their subscription period.

ChartAlert is free of any hidden costs.

To stay informed about the most up-to-date subscription charges or pricing, please click here.

Subscriptions / Payments

Yes, we offer secure online payment options for your convenience.

Our website utilizes a top-of-the-line encrypted payment gateway provided by CCAvenue. All e-commerce transactions are safeguarded through robust secure socket layer encryption technology.

To make a secure online payment on ChartAlert.com, simply click here .

Get the 4-wk Evaluation Trial for just ₹1000 and make a secure online payment through our highly secure 128-bit encrypted payment gateway provided by CCAvenue.

Once you’ve made the payment, download the latest version of ChartAlert from our website and install it on your computer. After a successful payment, we will email you the required Serial Number/Key.

Buy a 4-week Evaluation Trial Now

To subscribe to ChartAlert, simply make a secure online payment through our encrypted and high-end secure payment gateway provided by CCAvenue. Our website ensures the security of all e-commerce transactions by utilizing powerful SSL encryption technology.

To proceed with a secure online payment at ChartAlert.com, click here .

ChartAlert is offered as a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), which means it cannot be bought outright with a single payment. Instead, you can opt for a subscription to ChartAlert for 3 months, 6 months, or 12 months.

As a subscriber, you will receive all real-time-enabled and end-of-day software upgrades at no additional cost during your subscription period. This ensures that you have access to the latest features and enhancements without any extra charges.

Post-subscription Queries

To activate ChartAlert on your computer, an internet connection is required. Please ensure that you have a stable and live internet connection.

To activate ChartAlert, follow these steps:

    1. Open ChartAlert and click on “Activate ChartAlert” in the Welcome screen.
    2. This will bring up a Subscription/Activation dialog box.
    3. Enter your 16-digit UserID/Email ID/Password and click on “Activate“.

For a demonstration of the activation process, you can also refer to the activation process demo/slideshow available here.

Your credentials, including the 16-digit UserID/Email ID/Password, were sent to you either during the registration process on ChartAlert.com or after making a secure online payment.

Once our web server confirms your subscription status, ChartAlert will be instantly activated on your computer for the duration of your subscription.

After successful activation, you will have full access to a collection of stock market research and advisory reports, end-of-day technical analysis charting, as well as end-of-day menu-driven and script-based scanning throughout your subscription period.

If you have a subscription to 3rd party real-time data streaming in MetaStock® offline format and MetaRefresher® mode, ChartAlert will also provide charting and manual scanning of that data during market trading hours.

To access stock market research and advisory reports, as well as end-of-day charts and scans, you have two options: WebUpdate or ManualUpdate.

For a step-by-step guide on data collection, refer to the ChartAlert Daily Data chapter in the software’s comprehensive Help system. To access the Help system, click on “Help” in the top menu bar of the software.

You can also watch the data collection demo/slideshow for further guidance.

Yes, you can access all downloaded data files, such as stock research and advisory reports, market forecasts, end-of-day charts, and scans, directly from your computer at any time.

However, please note that research and advisory reports are archived for a maximum period of 3 months to save hard disk space.

On the other hand, the Charting Module allows you to access historical price-volume data for various instruments, including NSE Cash Stocks, BSE Cash Stocks, NSE Futures, NSE Index Options, NSE Equity Indices, BSE Equity Indices, NSE Currencies Derivatives, MCX Commodities, and NCDEX Commodities, dating back to their origin.

You have control over how much storage space you want allocated to the archived data and reports. The downloadable data files can reach up to 6 MB per trading day, and if not managed properly, they can consume a significant amount of hard disk space over time.

To address this issue, the software provides a data maintenance feature that allows you to delete old and unused data files from your computer.

Furthermore, the software has an archival time limit of 3 months, meaning it retains data for a maximum of 3 months. It is advisable to regularly utilize the data maintenance feature to optimize system resources and enhance software performance.

To access the Data Testing & Maintenance feature, simply navigate to the “Data” section in the top menu bar of the software.

Depending on your trading profile, whether you’re a full-time or part-time trader, you have the option to configure the software to publish customized stock market advisory reports that cater to your specific needs.

These reports can be tailored to track stocks that align with your interests. If you require assistance with customization, refer to the “Creating Custom Reports” and “Customizing Settings in ... Report” chapters under The Advisory Module and/or Market Reports nodes found in the comprehensive Help system that accompanies the software. You can access the Help system by pressing F1 on your keyboard or selecting “Help” from the top menu bar.

If you have a specific stock in mind, you can utilize the View-by-Company feature within the software. This feature allows you to view comprehensive stock research for a particular security across all time frames in a single report. The report is conveniently available in an easy-to-access and printable format, providing you with a snapshot of the stock’s performance.

Additionally, you can employ the MyRoutine function to set up a predetermined number of your favorite stocks, including their price-volume data and technical analysis across all time frames. This feature also offers an easy-to-access and printable format, allowing you to obtain a snapshot of multiple stocks in one report.

ChartAlert is a highly efficient tool suitable for both full-time and part-time traders.

The level of effectiveness in utilizing ChartAlert largely relies on your familiarity with its diverse features.

By spending more time with the software, you will be able to enhance your ability to utilize it more effectively.

Yes, we offer discounts for bulk purchases of more than 5 User Licenses on an Annual Subscription basis.

These bulk purchases are intended for internal use only and cannot be resold.

If you need to make a bulk purchase and have multiple installation needs, please email us at CustomerService@ChartAlert.com with a detailed description of your requirements.

Demos/ Slideshows/ Videos

Yes, simply direct your browser to demos, slideshows, and videos.

In particular, if you’re looking for videos, we recommend visiting our official YouTube channel .

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