CHAPTER 35: Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions Importing files in BullCharts Watchlists: You are able to import files into your watchlist by cut and paste the file into the Properties of the watchlist. To do this double-click on the watchlist name. This allows you to cut and paste a row or column of stock […]

CHAPTER 34: World Markets

World Markets You are able to chart data for US stocks, World currencies and World Indices. This feature is only available as charts and not available to scan on. US Stocks US stocks can be accessed by prefixing the stock with US.stock code. For example US.MSFT is the stock code […]

CHAPTER 33: Other Data Sources

Overview BullCharts is able to run independently of the BullSystems data source. It is also able to run using data in the MetaStock format, and other data formats will be available in the future. Some of the advanced features, such as scanning by industry group, are only available when BullCharts […]

CHAPTER 32: Alan Hull

Hull ActVest and ActTrade Alan Hull has developed a range of strategies suitable for investors as well as traders. He has a weekly newsletter that you can subscribe to at The following tools are complimentary to his newsletter and assists followers of his strategies to further analyze the charts […]

CHAPTER 31: Darvas Boxes

Overview Nicholas Darvas, author of “How I made $2,000,000 in the Stock Market” used a simple method for trading based on constructing boxes of trading ranges. BullCharts allows you to easily view and search for Darvas Boxes. Important: The notes that follow, and their application, should not be interpreted as […]

CHAPTER 30: Trading with the Authors

Trading with the Authors BullCharts integrates major strategies developed by influential authors and active traders rarely included in a single package to give you the best choice of tools. Charting in a Nutshell, Alan Hull Alan Hull Range Rising and Falling Indicator p.70-73 Alan Hull Money Histogram p.68-70 Price/Volume Breakout […]

CHAPTER 29: Understanding Candlesticks

Understanding Candlesticks Candlesticks area powerful way to analyze the trend of a stock graphically. An excellent book on candlesticks is The Secret of Candlestick Charting by Louise Bedford. Parts of the candlestick The White Candle A White Candle is where the close is higher than the open. The Black Candle […]

CHAPTER 28: Training Mode

Overview Training Mode is a very useful tool for back-testing in analyzing price movements without the distraction of the complete chart. This will help you hone your skills in determining trends and price patterns. Different time periods, indicators and drawing tools can be overlaid on the chart to assist in […]

CHAPTER 27: BullCharts Preferences

Overview Different users have different expectations, and use BullCharts in different ways. Although BullCharts initial configuration should work reasonably well for most users, you can use the BullCharts Preferences dialog to customise how BullCharts behaves in certain situations. How to find the Preferences dialog To open the Preferences dialog, open […]

CHAPTER 26: Data Email Manager

Overview BullCharts has access to the Data Email Manager, where you can have price updates emailed to you on a regular basis, for any or all of the securities you can chart in BullCharts. You can choose securities in a variety of pre-defined groups, add securities individually, or a combination […]