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Quick Stock Entry is a page-level feature which automatically
completes a market data line for a stock based on the underlying symbol
you enter. When enabled, you simply enter the stock symbol, and
If you enable multiple exchanges, you will get a ticker line for all exchanges on which the symbol trades. For example, I activate NYSE, SMART/NYSE, ISLAND, and TSE. When I enter the ticker "MMM" I get four ticker lines, where MMM represents 3M on all but TSE, where it represents Minco Gold Corp.
Before you can use the Quick Stock Entry feature, you must:
To enable Quick Stock Entry
When you enable Quick Stock Entry for a page, the system assumes that you want to enter ONLY stock tickers on this page, and automatically completes a market data line with the appropriate order destination.
Note: We recommend that you identify the page as being enabled for Quick Stock Entry by naming it appropriately.
To add Quick Stock Entry Exchanges
Note: To add SMART, you must also define the primary exchange, for example NYSE, or ISLAND (for NASDAQ stocks).
You can also use the syntaxto enter a stock ticker.