October 15, 2009

TD Ameritrade is providing stock charts from www.FreestockCharts.com to its customers, according to Worden Brothers, which launched a new version of the charts last week. The Internet-based charting software now automatically tracks live positions for TD Ameritrade customers in real time. "Your live portfolio will automatically appear and your positions will show up on your charts with profits and losses," stated Worden in the release. TD Ameritrade and Worden Brothers are partners, according to the vendor's spokesperson. "This is a fabulous feature and remarkably convenient for tracking your trades from any computer in the world," added Worden.

In terms of technology, www.FreeStockCharts.com uses Silverlight3, Microsoft's Flash competitor for rich Web experiences, allowing both Mac and Windows users to run the software.

Worden Brothers, located in Durham, North Carolina, is a family-owned stock software and data services company, founded in 1988, that also provides a multitude of educational data for individual investors as well as educational material through live Webinars and CD ROM videos. Its founders offer daily commentary on individual stocks and the equity markets through live chat and Worden Notes, both of which are features of TeleChart 2007. In addition, the company receives free real-time stock data from the BATS Exchange and free- real-time Forex data from CMS Forex, and fundamental data from Morningstar.

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