Add technical indicators to a Yahoo Finance chart

Explore chart data and analyze the indicators to forecast price movements. Add technical indicators to Yahoo Finance full screen charts using overlays, like Bollinger Bands and moving averages or oscillators, like MACD and Stochastics. Technical indicator intervals change based on the time range of the chart you're viewing. For example, a 1 day chart will show a 1 minute interval and a 5 day chart will show a 5 minute interval.

Apply technical indicators on a desktop browser

To expand a chart, click the Full screen icon Graphic of the expand chart icon. above the chart thumbnail on a quote page.

  1. Go to Yahoo Finance.
  2. Enter a company name or ticker symbol in the search field.
  3. Select a quote from the search list.
  4. Under the stock price, click Chart.
  5. Click Indicators.
  6. Select an indicator type or search indicators.
  7. Choose your indicator parameters.
  8. Click Save.

Apply technical indicators on a mobile browser

  1. Go to Yahoo Finance.
  2. Enter a company name or ticker symbol in the "Quote Lookup" field.
  3. Select a quote from the search list.
  4. Above the chart, tap the Full screen icon Graphic of the expand chart icon..
  5. In the upper right corner, tap the Plus icon Image of the plus icon..
  6. Tap Add Indicators.
  7. Select any available indicator.
  8. Choose your indicator parameters.
  9. Tap Add.

Apply technical indicators on the app

  1. From the search bar, look up a stock quote.
  2. Tap the symbol chart.
  3. In the upper right, tap the Plus icon Image of the plus icon..
  4. Tap Add indicators.
  5. Select any available indicator.
  6. Choose your indicator parameters.
  7. Tap Add.