Use the setting below (on the top of the chart itself) to customize the display. Type in the ticker symbol or a partial name to get a list of the closest match to the stock of interest. Then choose whether you want to display the yearly, quarterly, monthly, weekly, daily, or even by-the-minute trends. If you’d like to compare various (up to fiver additional) stocks, you may click “COMPARE” and use the drop-down menu taking advantage of your desired color-code scheme.
By default, the chart displays “GLD SPDR Gold Trust” information which regards the gold commodities ETF.
Want to know more details about what these things mean and how they matter to you? Read our beginner’s stock market guide here.