Combining the Historical and Implied Volatility into a Single Study
Free indicator included, linked below. Plot both the Historical and Implied Volatility together in the same subgraph of a stock chart. Clearly see where crossovers occur. Use this free indicator in a custom scan. Step-by-step instructions in the video show how to run three different kinds of scans from this one indicator. One of the three scans can be used as a pre-earnings scan. This can help you locate stocks where implied volatility is spiking ahead of an expected event, such as earnings, pending court settlements, or pending drug trials.
Use the link below to download this free indicator to your computer. For instructions on how to install it, look for the video titled “Thinkorswim Display Name of Saved Chart“. The instructions begin at the 4:28 mark.
Here is a link to download this free indicator:
Would you like to learn how to master the custom scan tools on Thinkorswim?
Click here: Thinkorswim Scans Beginner to Advanced
Learn how to build custom scans without writing any code: Thinkorswim Condition Wizard
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