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Thinkorswim Condition Wizard Watchlist 1

Build Custom Watchlist Columns Using Thinkorswim Condition Wizard Build your own customized color-coded watchlists in Thinkorswim using the Condition Wizard. Color the background and values in your watchlist based on your favorite chart studies. Review hundreds of stocks at a glance. After mastering Thinkorswim Condition Wizard Watchlist, no more thumbing through endless charts to find […]


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Thinkorswim Condition Wizard 9

Build Custom Scans, Alerts and Chart Studies Using Thinkorswim Condition Wizard Wouldn’t you love to be able to create highly complex scans, alerts and chart studies? Frustrated from spending endless hours trying to learn how to write code? In this video, I show you how to use the Thinkorswim Condition Wizard to build highly complex […]


Thinkorswim Divergence Lines Upgrade 20

Customers who already purchased version two are receiving the upgraded version at no extra charge! In this video we show how to adjust the settings and run the scan. And there is a live chart demo showing how the chart based alerts function.


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Thinkorswim Overnight Range Scan Alert 33

Intraday Alerts At Overnight Highs and Lows A quick Google search on the term “Overnight Range Trading Setups” nets some very interesting results. So I spent some time writing code and looking at charts. I think there is some real evidence to support the inclusion of the overnight range in your trading setups. I’m not here to […]


Thinkorswim ADX DMI Watchlist 9

After following our step-by-step instructions you will have your own custom watchlist containing many chart’s worth of information. You will be able to see the position of the DI+ and DI- lines as well as the value of the ADX. All available in a single glance.

Thinkorswim ADX DMI Watchlist

Thinkorswim Alert High Low Version Two 14

You get to set the start time and end time and the indicator will track the highest high and lowest low throughout that time span. Each new high or new low will trigger an audible and visual alert on your chart. The time span adjustment lets you view a chart including extended hours trade while only tracking the high and low during the regular market hours.


Thinkorswim Divergence Version Upgrade

We are also including a custom scan along with the upgraded version. Customers who already purchased version two are receiving the upgraded version plus the scan code at no extra charge! We’ve only added two adjustable parameters yet they have a very large impact on how divergence is calculated.

Thinkorswim Divergence Version Upgrade