Real-time Quotes and Option Chains from Stockwatch
|Stockwatch for the Hoadley Finance Add-in for Excel|
Stockwatch is one of the leading suppliers of real-time market data in Canada and the US. If you are, or become, a Stockwatch member, you can use streaming quotes, and option chains from the Stockwatch service:
with the Hoadley Options Strategy Analysis applications
in your own Excel
|Applications are integrated with the Stockwatch data feed|
The Options Strategy Evaluation Tool will retrieve live Options Chain snapshots from Stockwatch (US and Canadian equities) for advanced analysis of options strategies, including strategy comparisons, probability of profit analysis, ROI, automatic position hedging, early exercise analysis and much more.
The Implied Volatility Calculator will use
Stockwatch live option chains for monthly volatility smile/skew analysis, implied
volatility surface analysis including 3D volatility surface graphing, valuation
analysis and hedging optimization.
|Use streaming quotes and option chains into your own spreadsheets|
The Hoadley Finance Add-in for Excel contains a function and function wizard to connect your own spreadsheets directly to the Stockwatch streamer. The add-in also includes a component for bringing live option chain snapshots into your own spreadsheets for analysis.
This combination of the
Finance Add-in for Excel plus live data from Stockwatch provides a powerful
analysis platform for traders. You can use the power of Excel with the
Hoadley Finance Add-in to look behind market data to gain a much deeper
understanding of option pricing, volatility, probabilities, and hedging.
|Exchanges and Instruments|
The types of instruments
supported include equities and equities options from US and Canadian
Microsoft Excel version
2003 or above (32-bit and 64-bit editions) running under Microsoft Windows. The Stockwatch
service cannot be used on earlier versions of Excel as the real-time data
technology (RTD) required for a robust streaming service was first released
in Excel 2002.
See the Stockwatch web site for pricing details.
See Excel tools for overview of Finance Add-in and other tools included free of charge with add-in.
If you haven't already done so you will need to purchase the Hoadley Finance Add-in for Excel.