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Thinkorswim AutoTrade Almost 24

AutoTrades are not fully supported on Thinkorswim as on other platforms. However if you learn how to connect the pieces you can place conditional orders that await the signal created by a set of defined rules. Once the conditions are satisfied, the order is release from hold and becomes a live order.

Thinkorswim AutoTrade Almost

Thinkorswim Alert TTM Trend

Thinkorswim Alert TTM Trend

In this brief video you will see how the TTM Trend indicator is referenced from inside a custom study. We’ll explain how this is possible and then show you how to simply add a few lines of code to include the Alert feature.


Thinkorswim Options Trading Theo Price

Thinkorswim is able to display the expected price of the underlying stock given a specific price of the option contract. It’s been there all along and perhaps you have been overlooking this very useful tool.

Thinkorswim Options Trading Theo Price

Thinkorswim Strategy Guide MTF

Thinkorswim Strategy Guide MTF 4

After a brief slide show explaining the differences, you will see how to use the MTF MACD Strategy to extract theoretical trades from Thinkorswim into a spreadsheet for analysis. Thinkorswim Strategy Guide MTF is a more advanced version of previous videos published on this topic.


Thinkorswim Implied Volatility Percentile

View All Premium Indicators Implied Volatility Percentile Displayed on a Chart Is implied volatility high or low? How does it’s current value compare to historical values? What happens to implied volatility after an earnings release? Now, for the first time, view critical data associated with implied volatility directly on a chart. This indicator plots many […]

Thinkorswim Implied Volatility Percentile

Thinkorswim Options Trading Tutorial

Thinkorswim Options Trading Tutorial 1

Did you know that you can trade options contracts on the D.O.M. just like futures contracts? If not, then this video is about to blow your mind. Did you know you can display the trade history of an individual option contract in a chart, just like Socks, Futures and Forex? This video shows you how to enter and manage a trade for individual options contracts using the D.O.M. (Depth Of Market).


Thinkorswim Volume Profile Study 9

The very first premium indicator released by Hahn-Tech, LLC. Consistent with our present goals, this indicator will receive additional features and upgrades in proportion to the number of sales. When new features are added, all who have purchased this indicator will receive updates of the current release.