The trading instrument’s price fluctuations are displayed in the symbol chart in real-time. To take full advantage of the charts, select a symbol and proceed to the Symbol Details, scroll to the symbol chart, and open it by tapping the full-screen button to the upper left.
Alternatively, double-tap on the chart to open it in the full-screen mode.
The standard chart contains the Price Axis (vertical), the Time Axis (horizontal), the Ask Price Line (green), and the Bid Price Line (red). All the Open Positions, Pending Orders, Stop Loss and Take Profit securities (if you have set any) are displayed on the chart. You can close or modify them directly from the chart.
*Note that due to mobile version performance limitations, you can only see up to 20 positions and pending orders in one chart. In case if you reach this limit you will see the respective message.
You can modify the Pending Orders and Open Positions directly from the chart.
Tap on the desired position and drag the Stop Loss and Take Profit tiles to the desired level to modify them. Tap the cross to close the position or cancel a protection.
Tap on a pending order tile and drag it over the price axis up and down to modify it.
Target - the trading signal from our partner Trading Central is accessible directly in the chart as well.
Tap on the Target tile to view the details.
The additional Chart Options are available to the bottom of the chart.
Tap and hold the Chart Period button to open the Time Period selector which allows you to set a certain time period for charts, as well as to set the chart in Ticks, Renko or Range. The Standard Time Frame allows you to select the desired time period from 1 minute to 1 month to apply to the chart. In the Ticks Time Frame, you can select the number of ticks from 1 to 1000.
In the Range bar, all price bars are of equal length. So, for example, if you set a 10 pip range bar, then all bars are of a 10 pips range (high to low, or low to high). In range bars, the close of a bar is always equal to the open of the next bar. The range is measured between the high and low price . Learn more about Range chart here
In the Renko bars, every bar is of the same length (including reversals, but the price must travel two times the Renko bar in the opposite direction). Learn more about Renko chart here.
Tap on the star icon to add a time frame to your favorites (you can choose no more than 20 timeframes. If you reach this limit, you will see a respective message), tap on the time frame row to immediately apply it to the chart..
Shortly tap on Chart Period button to quickly switch between your favorites.
The Charts Rendering Type options allow setting the chart style. At the moment cTrader mobile app supports the following styles:
Tap to open the Chart Style sub-menu, and tap on desired rendering type to apply changes.
The cTrader Indicators section allows one to add or edit Indicators on the chart. Tap and hold the Indicators button (or make a short tap on the indicators button and then tap on the 3 dots icon)
Tap plus “+” on the upper right to add the desired indicators. All existing Indicators are grouped by functionality in the respective lists - Trend, Oscillators, Volatility, Volume, and Other Indicators. Tap on the desired group to expand the list of indicators. All Indicators that were recently used are listed in the Recently Used list on the top. Alternatively, you can use the search box on the top to find the desired Indicator by its name.
Tap on an Indicator to open its settings (shift, color, etc.)
When done, Tap on Back - the Indicators will appear in the chart immediately.
To remove an indicator, tap on the bin icon next to it directly in the list.
Shortly tap on the Indicators button to add indicators from the list of Recently Used or find them by name.
Shortly tap on New Order button to open the Quick Trade Panel to fill the market orders or create any other types of orders. Tap Lots selector to set the desired amount of lots to trade, and tap the Sell or Buy button to place a Sell or Buy Market Order respectively.
Tap Advanced to open the Create Order menu and create the desired type of order.
Tap and hold New Order button to place new Market / Limit / Stop / Stop Limit order with advanced settings.
The cTrader mobile app offers a comprehensive set of line studies and chart objects for advanced technical analysis. Tap the Drawings icon to proceed to the Line Studies menu.
Shortly tap on the Drawings button to quickly add a new drawing to the chart.
The following lines and chart objects are available here:
Tap and hold the Drawings button (or make a short tap on the Drawings button and then tap on “Advanced” button)
to customize added drawings or add new drawings.
Tap plus (+) to proceed to the drawings selector.
To edit a line or a ray, expand its details from the Drawings list. You can set Line Dash and Line Width, and Colour.
For the Trend Lines, Rays, and Equidistant Channel, you can also set the extending to infinity and displaying the angle.
For the Fibonacci Retracement, you can also hide or show prices, and set the levels in percents.
For the rectangle shape, you can also set the filling of the shape and its opacity.
Any changes made will be applied immediately. Just exit the Drawings section to view the changes on the chart.
The Crosshair cursor makes it easier to see the exact price at the exact time on the chart. Tap to enable the Crosshair cursor on the chart.
Move the cursor to any point on the chart to see the price and time differences between the points.
Tap the triangle to the bottom of the screen to place the second crosshair to check the difference between two points on the chart.
Shortly tap the cog icon to proceed to the chart viewing settings menu. The following settings are available in cTrader mobile app:
You can also open the Settings Screen with a tap and hold on the cog icon.
Tap the Back arrow to the upper left to exit the full-screen chart mode.