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This Block Template shows a real-time stock widget from TradingView.com.  Symbols to add to the customizations area of this block can be found at TradingView.com/e/ and searching under the "Watchlist".


Note: This block is available as the following Block Type: Static


 External: Stocks - Appearance Properties

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Property Description
Block Title Sets the Title of the block to identify the content on the front end - there is no character limit Title Link URL Sets the URL you will be taken to if the Block Title is clicked on Open in New Window Sets the link URL to open in a new browser window
General
Block title emhpasis This property defines the "h" HTML tag for the block title, which may impact size, style and SEO value.
Links position Sets the location of the block links, which are defined under the Links tab
Link Through Page This property defines the "h" HTML tag for the block title which may impact size, style, and SEO values.
Customizations
Equities Allows customizations of equity symbols shown by entering a bracketed, comma separated list.
Commodities Allows customizations of commodities symbols show by entering a bracketed, comma separated list.
Bonds Allows customizations of bonds symbols shown by entering a bracketed, comma separated list.
Forex Allows customizations of forex symbols shown by entering a bracketed, comma separated list.
CSS Class
CSS Class Allows you to use a CSS Class to style the block and/or show/hide the block based on device sizes - ie: hidden-lg (hides on desktop) visible-sm (visible on smart phone)
Template
Template Information A description of the block template
Edit/Change Template Allows you to edit or change the block template

General

Link Through Page

This property defines the location of the External: Stocks (Full Page) block.

Options

  • The default behavior is for the links in the names of the stocks to link to that stock's chart on tradingview.com.
  • To change these to link to the External: Stocks (Full Page) block, enter the path of the page that that block is located on, for example, /stock_market or stock_market, in to the field. For more information about the External: Stocks (Full Page) block, please see the Block's documentation. 

Customizations

Equities

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This custom property allows you to enter custom stock symbols you want to show in the External: Stocks block. Enter equity information in a bracketed, comma separated list. When creating the list, the first word or words in the brackets represents the name of the equity, followed by the stock symbol. The name can be anything, but the symbol must be specific. For example, ["McDonalds","MCD"] could be ["Mickey D's","MCD"]. Both name and symbol must be included and in quotes for customizations to work. If you are adding multiple symbols, add a comma between each set of brackets. Example list: ["S&P500","SPX500"],["NQ100","NAS100"].

Commodities

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This custom property allows you to enter custom commodity symbols you want to show in the External: Stocks block. Enter commodity information in a bracketed, comma separated list. When creating the list, the first word or words in the brackets represents the name of the commodity, followed by the commodity symbol. The name can be anything, but the symbol must be specific. For example, ["Emini","ES1!"] could be ["Today's Emini","ES1!"]. Both name and symbol must be included and in quotes for customizations to work. If you are adding multiple symbols, add a comma between each set of brackets. Example list: ["Emini","ES1!"],["Euro","E61!"].

Bonds

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This custom property allows you to enter custom bond symbols you want to show in the External: Stocks block. Enter bond information in a bracketed, comma separated list. When creating the list, the first word or words in the brackets represents the name of the bond, followed by the bond symbol. The name can be anything, but the symbol must be specific. For example, ["US 2YR","TUZ2014"] could be ["US Two Year","TUZ2014"]. Both name and symbol must be included and in quotes for customizations to work. If you are adding multiple symbols, add a comma between each set of brackets. Example list: ["US 2YR","TUZ2014"],["US 10 Yr","TYZ2014"].

Forex

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This custom property allows you to enter custom asset symbols you want to show in the External: Stocks block. Enter forex information in a bracketed, comma separated list. When creating the list, the first word or words in the brackets represents the name of the asset, followed by the asset symbol. The name can be anything, but the symbol must be specific. For example, ["EURUSD","FX:EURUSD"] could be ["EURO FX/US Dollar","FX:EURUSD"]. Both name and symbol must be included and in quotes for customizations to work. If you are adding multiple symbols, add a comma between each set of brackets. Example list: ["EURUSD","FX:EURUSD"],["GBPUSD","FX:GBPUSD"].