Free software offering intelligent and classic technical analysis, 
candlestick chart analysis, buy / sell signals, portfolio management
 
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  Free software offering stock chart, intelligent and classic technical analysis, candlestick chart analysis, intraday chart analysis, buy / sell signals, portfolio management. Stock Analyzer functions

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1. To download Stock Analyzer (980 KB) click here for 800x600 resolution or click here for 1024x768 resolution
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2. Select "Save this program to disk" and click "OK" in "File Download" Dialog.
3. When "stocksetup.exe" shows as the "File name," click "Save" in "Save as" Dialog box.
4. Click "Open" in "Download complete" Dialog.

SETUP
1. Double-click on the stocksetup.exe file.
2. Click "Yes" in "Setup" Dialog.
3. Select "Next>" in "Welcome" Dialog.
4. Click "Yes" if you agree to the "License Agreement."
5. Click "Next>" in "Select Destination Directory" Dialog to select the default directory.
6. Click "Next>" in "Select Program Group" Dialog.
7. Click "Install" in "Ready to Install" Dialog.
8. Click "Finish" in "Setup Completed" Dialog.

Directions for use:
1. Make sure you are connected to the Internet.
2. Click the "Stock Analyzer" icon on your Desktop to launch this software.
3. Analyzing stocks:
(a) Enter NT.TO, or ^GSPTSE or ABG.V for example in Symbol field in the ToolBar.(Users may look up stock symbols at Yahoo finance)
(b) Select "Canada" in "Site" field on Toolbar of Stock Analyzer.
(c) Click on button "Read historical quotes from website", the software gets live  Quote and Historical Quote Data of NT.TO, or TSE or ABG.V and calculates and displays technical indicator charts and  buy / sell signals in a window.
(d) A green "o" on a technical chart indicates a buy signal.
(e) A red "x" on a technical chart indicates a sell signal.
(f) Click on the button "Display historical quotes" to read Quote data. You should pay attention to date and live quote.
(g) Click on the button "Display chart Indicators" to read technical Indicator charts.
(h) Click on  the button "Display candlestick signal list" to read Candlestick Chart Signal.
(i) Select menu "Stock>Analyze daily or weekly Quotes" to analyze weekly charts.
(j) Select menu "Stock>Analyze 100 or 240 data" to get and analyze  200 day  quote data.
(k) Select menu item "Stocks>Analyze stocks with or without live quote" to analyze stocks with historical quotes only.

4. Setting up a portfolio of stocks to monitor:
(a) Select menu "Portfolios>Edit List" in the software.
(b) Click on a List number (for example List 1) and "OK" in "Select List" dialog.
(c) Enter List name (for example "hi-tech") in field "List Name."
(d) Click on "Canadian Stocks."
(e) Enter stock symbols (for example NT.TO  NFC.TO ABG.V ) in the text box.
(f) Click "OK" in "Edit List" Dialog.

5. Getting Quotes for a Portfolio
(a) Select menu item "Portfolios>List 1: hi-tech." The software gets live Quotes  and displays them in the portfolio list.
(b) Click on button "All" or "Real-time Quotes". The software can also get live Quotes and displays them in the portfolio list.

6. Getting Charts and News for the Portfolio:
(a) Click on button "Intraday MicroCharts." The software gets up to 42 intraday MicroCharts  and displays them in a window.
(b) Click on the name of a stock in the List. Then, click the button "Intraday TA Indicators". The software gets 8 charts for the stock and displays them in a window.
(c) Double-click on "News" in the List. Company News is retrieved from the Internet.

7. Performing Technical Analysis for a Stock in the Portfolio
    Click on the name of a stock in the List. Then, click the button "TA." The software gets live Quotes and Historical Quote Data, calculates and displays 18 technical indicator charts, buy / sell signals and  recommendations in one window.

8. A click to analyze up to 20 stocks listed in a List
(a) Display a List (for example choose menu item "Portfolios>List 1").
(b) Choose menu item "Portfolios>Analyze 20 stocks in the List" . This software analyzes up to 20 stocks listed in the List continuously  and then displays a list. It takes about 1-3 minutes.

9. Alternate Method for Performing Technical Analysis:
(a) Please create folder C:\M-C\HIST 
(b) Get Historical Quote Data of a stock (for example NT.TO) at http://table.finance.yahoo.com/d?a=11&b=30&c=01&d=3&e=03&f=02&g=d&s=NT.TO 

(c) Right click on "Download Spreadsheet Format" under the data list and save to "C:\M-C\HIST\NT.TO.csv"
(d) Enter the Symbol NT.TO in "Symbol" field.
(e) Choose menu item "Stocks> Read historical quotes from ASCII file". Stock Analyzer displays charts immediately.

10. Analyzing historical quotes in other folder (ASCII file:  txt, csv, prn ... ):
    If you have saved historical quotes in other folder, you may set historical quotes file path in order that the Stock Analyzer can read historical quotes from this  folder directly.
(a) Choose menu item "Stock>Set historical quotes file path". 
(b) Enter the file path in "historical quotes file path" dialog box. 
(c) Enter the stock symbol in "Symbol" field.
(d) Choose menu item "Stocks> Read historical quotes from ASCII file" hereafter, the software will analyze the historical quotes in the folder. 
  * The data format should be (example):
20020218,open,high,low,close,volume   or
18-Feb-02,open,high,low,close,volume

11. Analyzing end of day quotes:
Another way to analyze the stock:
(a) Please download stock end of day quotes data and save  them  to C:\M-C\CA\  folder, example: C:\M-C\CA\20020828.txt   C:\M-C\CA\20020829.txt ......
* The data format should be:
symbol,yyyymmdd,open,high,low,close,volume
(b) Enter stock symbol (case-sensitive) in "Symbol" field in the Toolbar.
(c) Click on button "Read end of day quotes from ASCII file".
(d) If you have downloaded 5 day end-of-day quotes, the software can display  charts.
(e) After analyzing a stock, choose menu item "Stock> Analyze stock on line or offline" in order to analyze stocks offline.
 
13. Analyzing end of day quotes in other folder (ASCII file:  txt, csv, prn ... )
    If you have saved end-of-day quotes in other folder, you may set end of day quotes file path in order that the Stock Analyzer can read end of day quotes from this  folder directly.
(a) Choose menu item "Stock>Set end of day quotes file path>Set file path 1".
(b) Enter file path in  "End of day quotes file path" dialog box.
(c) Choose menu item "Stock>Set end of day quotes file path>Use file path 1". 
(d) Enter stock symbol (case-sensitive) in "Symbol" field in the Toolbar.
(e) Click on button "Read end of day quotes from ASCII file", the software will analyze the end of day quotes in the folder.
 * The data format should be:
symbol,yyyymmdd,open,high,low,close,volume

14. Comparing Stock Charts
(a) Select command "New" and "Tile" from the menu "Window" to compare charts of a stock.
(b) Select command "New" from the menu "File" and select command "Tile" from the menu "Window" to compare charts of several stocks.

15. Choose menu item "Stocks>Save analysis results" to save all analysis results to C:\M-C\results.txt. Users may analyze the results with MS Excel.

16. Click on button "Market Snapshot", "Market News" und "Market Update", you can read many good articles on markets and stocks.

17. Many useful links in the menu "Markets" and "Stocks".

18. Intraday charts analysis
(1) Click here to download HQuote software. Install HQuote in C:\Program Files\HQuote
(2) Click on "Portfolio" in HQuote
    *click on "Create New Portfolio" (The trial version HQuote can not create new portfolio and provides Portfolio1 only)
    * input the name Portfolio2 for a new portfolio(You may create Portfolio2, ... Portfolio10 for Stock Analyzer), click OK
    *click on "Edit Format"
    *choose "Metastock Downloader" in "Auto set to" field, click OK
    * click on "Add/Import new securities"
    * choose Interval
    * input stock symbols (ARBA AOL YHOO IBM ), click on OK
    * click on "Update All!", intraday data are saved to "C:\Program Files\HQuote\Portfolio2\ 
1 min intraday data file:
<ticker>,<per>,<date>,<time>,<open>,<high>,<low>,<close>,<vol>
ARBA_1,I,20021114,14:10,3.340000,3.340000,3.340000,3.340000,10000
ARBA_1,I,20021114,14:11,3.350000,3.350000,3.350000,3.350000,700
(3) Enter ARBA_1 in "Symbol" field in Toolbar in Stock Analyzer, click on "Read Intraday Quotes from ASCII file" button, Stock Analyzer reads 1 minute historical ARBA quotes from "C:\Program Files\HQuote\Portfolio2\ ARBA_1.txt" and calculates and displays charts.

Symbol entered 
in HQuote
Time chosen 
in HQuote
file name Symbol entered in 
Stock Analyzer
ARBA 1 min  ARBA_1.txt ARBA_1
ARBA 5 min  ARBA_5.txt ARBA_5
ARBA 10 min ARBA_10.txt ARBA_10
ARBA 15 min ARBA_15.txt ARBA_15
ARBA 20 min ARBA_20.txt ARBA_20
ARBA 30 min ARBA_30.txt ARBA_30
ARBA 60 min ARBA_60.txt ARBA_60
ARBA 120 min ARBA_120.txt ARBA_120
ARBA 240 min ARBA_240.txt ARBA_240
ARBA D daily ARBA.txt ARBA
AMEX:QQQ 1 min QQQ_1.txt QQQ_1

(4) Please change the parameters of algorithm in order to get the best results for Intraday chart analysis(for example ITA(5,40,36)). Stock Analyzer can save 4 parameter sets.
(5) If there isn't C drive on your computer, please install HQuote in ...\M-C2\HQuote

19. Changing the parameters of the technical analysis algorithm. 
(a) Select the menu "Stocks/Change Parameters of TA/Change Parameters Set 2".
(b) Enter new parameters.
(c) Scroll to the bottom of the dialog box and click on the "OK" button.
(d) Select the menu "Stocks/Change Parameters of TA/Use Parameters Set 2". This software analyzes stock with new parameters. (default: Use Parameters Set 1)

20.  Buy / Sell signal forecast: Choose menu item "Stocks->Signal forecast...", enter 6 or -6 for example in Signal forecast dialog box, click OK and then this software will forecast charts and buy / sell signal change next trading day according to %change supposed by users.

21. If there is not C drive on your computer, this software will create a folder \...\M-C2. It has same function as C:\M-C . You can find the folder M-C2 with Windows Explorer. 

FAQs:
If you have any questions regarding this software, please read FAQs  or post your questions in our Stock Forums

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