Narrator: Interested in creating a stock alert using the Schwab Mobile app? Alerts can be created from the quote details of a particular security, your watchlist, the profile menu, and more. For this example, we'll create a stock alert from the quote details screen. To get started, tap Markets. Select the search icon and type in the desired symbol.
Markets is tapped, then a symbol is entered and selected
Tap Set an Alert to open the alert settings for that security.
Set an Alert is tapped
First, we'll set a price alert. Select Target price, tap the desired price type and direction, and enter the target price. When ready, tap Set Alert.
Details are entered, then Set Alert is tapped
To set an alert based on press releases, earnings reports, and more, navigate to News and events from the Set an Alert screen.
News and events is tapped
For this example, we'll set an alert when an earnings report is released from the company. Tap Earnings reports, then tap Set Alert.
Earnings reports, then Set Alert is tapped
To see your open alerts, tap the profile icon, then tap Stock Alerts.
Profile icon, then Stock Alerts is tapped
Here you can review and edit your open alerts. Tap the Earnings report alert we just created, then tap Edit alert to modify the parameters that will trigger a notification.
Alert is selected, then Edit alert is tapped
To view triggered alerts, navigate to Stock Alerts, then tap the Triggered alerts tab.
Stock Alerts is selected, then Triggered alerts is tapped
Schwab will maintain a list of alerts that successfully triggered up to 30 days in the past for your review. Please note that alerts on Schwab Mobile are not synchronized with alerts on thinkorswim® or the Schwab.com website.
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Use stock alerts to receive notifications for price changes, news and events, and more.