Review of StreetSmart Edge

Review Streetsmart Edge (SSE) can be launched/downloaded from the  Schwab website.  Schwab has made StreetSmart Edge available to all account holders.  A call to their helpline (800-435-9050) is required to set it up.   If you want to run SSE on an underpowered computer, are having performance problems, or want to run on a Mac check out the cloud version of SSE, see this post for …

Read moreReview of StreetSmart Edge

The Schwab StreetSmart Edge ramp up continues

Schwab continues to roll out more information about its new trading platform.  This website adds some demos, system requirements, some FAQs, and an invitation to join a live webcast on March 8th. In the FAQs, Schwab says there are no plans to retire StreetSmart Pro, but there are no such assurances about StreetSmart.com.   Hopefully Scwhab has designed StreetSmart Edge so that it can evolved …

Read moreThe Schwab StreetSmart Edge ramp up continues

Schwab’s StreetSmart Edge™

Update: Please see here for more recent information. A few observations: The package is designed for multiple monitors.  Each layout can be on a different screen The colored “link” symbol in the upper right synchronizes tools to the same ticker.  If you want multiple charts on the same layout for different tickers you should select different link symbols for each one. You can save layouts to the …

Read moreSchwab’s StreetSmart Edge™

Free option charts

I have only found one site that offers completely free option charts for stocks, Exchange Traded Products, and indexes:  BigCharts.  I provide more information about it below. Recently Schwab (StreetSmart Pro)  and Fidelity (Active Trader Pro and standard web site) have started offering option charts to customers, but they require you to at least setup an account with them.  Neither of these use the “standard” …

Read moreFree option charts