Websites For Traders by Technical Analysis, Inc.
NewsImpact.com is a website devoted to foreign exchange. It has two major components: alerts that can be sent to your cell phone, and SpikeCharts. The alerts, which are sent as Sms messages, are of two types: news and price. The news alerts are received when economic data is released and price alerts are received when the price level you set your alert to is hit. This is very useful when you are not sitting in front of your quote screen; given that forex trades around the clock, there is a strong chance that you are not going to be at your desk 24 hours a day. You can set your alert specifications online. All you have to do is enter your cell phone number and the alerts are sent to your phone. The costs of the services vary. For SpikeCharts it is $20 per month, mobile price alerts are $20 a month, and mobile news alerts are $20 a month. They do have bundle offers: You can have any two services for $30 a month or all three services for $40 per month.