With this function, you can download holding security prices from the Internet that you track in TradeMax, view the price history to monitor the performance of the securities in a certain period of time, which help you to invest better.

TradeMax will download single security’s price or several securities’ prices in a specific period of time.

  1. In Security View, click the Price button in Ribbon field.
    • Download Selected– TradeMax will download the price of the selected securities (you have to select the securities to activate this option first)
    • Download All– TradeMax will download the price of all securities in trade grid
  2. Learn more about: How to select trade records.

  3. A dialog box pops up, and then click Download button to continue the process, the price of the symbol will be downloaded.Note: If you “Skip Future & Option Price Downloading” checkbox is activated, TradeMax will skip download Future and Option Price.

    Function
    Description
    1.Begin date & End date You can choose the date from the dropdown calendar or manually enter the date
    2.Symbol The security name you selected in previous step.
    3.Date It will display the current day when you download the price of the symbol.
    4.Status It will display whether the symbol’s price is successfully downloaded or not. There are three kinds of status: 1. Downloaded 2. Skip 3. Failed

    Note: TradeMax might not be able to get the price of some securities because the ticker symbol does not match yahoo symbol or option symbol does not have price history on yahoo finance.

    5.Open & Close The price of the selected symbols on current day.
    6. Edit You can click “edit” button to append price history.
  4. After downloading the price of the security, you can get the data of symbols’ price history.
    • Click on the Price History Tab , the above Price History Grid opens.
    • You can activate the checkbox to set the Begin Date and End Date .
    • Select the specific security record, and the dialog box will display the price history in the specific period. (For example, select PTEN , the Price History Grid displays the price history of PTEN from 09/02/2009 to 09/23/2009. )