written by: Vasanth•edited by: Simon Hill•updated: 1/23/2011
Keep track of the stock market with an Android stock app. Some of the best rated stock tracking apps for Android phones include Stock Quote, Stock Watcher, and Stock Monitor. The MSN Money News app and the Yahoo! Finance app also provide stock news and ticker information.
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MSN Money News
One of the best rated stock tracking apps for Android is the MSN Money News app. It features an RSS feed of the latest news, market watch news, and top stocks news. Individuals stocks are searchable under the ticker news tab and an unlimited number of stocks can be listed in the app. A single stock chart displays the activity of up to 12 stocks. Download this app from the MSN Money News app site, or scan the QR code to the right.
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Another Android stock app that lets you monitor the stock market is the Yahoo! Finance app. The app features a watch list which contains the stocks that you want to track. A summary of the day's trading and news about the market are also provided. The Yahoo! Finance tech ticker videos are available through the app. Another plus for this app is the fact that it can be saved onto the SD card. Download this app from the Yahoo! Finance app site, or scan the QR code to the right.
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Stock Quote is one of the best rated stock tracking apps for Android. It provides real-time stock quotes, including after-hour quotes. Not only can you track stocks in your portfolio, you can also monitor options and commodity futures. The app provides an overview of the various stock indexes and features a currency converter. Headlines of recent news are provided through a Twitter feed. Download this app from the Stock Quote app site, or scan the QR code to the right.
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Stock Watcher is an Android stock app that displays stock information from numerous markets around the world. The app syncs with the Yahoo! Finance servers for the US, UK, Germany, Singapore, India, and several others. Stock prices are available up to the minute and stock news is delivered via RSS and Twitter. The activity of a stock can be viewed with analysis charts. Download this app from the Stock Watcher app site, or scan the QR code to the right.
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Stock Monitor is another financial app for Android that lets you review stock details and news. Track specific stocks by entering their stock symbols into the app. You can list the stocks in a specific order and set notification criteria. For example, when a stock reaches a certain price, the app will alert you. Download this app from the Stock Monitor app site, or scan the QR code to the right.