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P&F Charts - Watchlists - Adding, Renaming, Deleting


The Default Watchlist is added automatically and cannot be renamed or deleted. However, you can create any number of your own watchlists.  These are used to group your stocks as desired.  For example create one for your currently owned stocks (Portfolio). Tap on a watchlist to see the stocks within it. Any newly created stock will be stored in the currently selected watchlist and you can move stocks between watchlists via the Parameters screen. 

Note: if you delete a watchlist, all of the stocks within it are moved to the Default Watchlist.

See below for information on creating, renaming and deleting watchlists.



  1. All your watchlists appear on the “Watchlists” screen
  2. Tap the “+” button to create a new Watchlist. You will be prompted to enter its name
  3. The cloud symbol lets you know you are using your iCloud account to store your key data.  If it has a slash through it, you are using local storage on your device instead.  More on this can be found at the help for “iCloud Storage
  4. On iOS13 or later, you can long press on a watchlist to bring up the action menu. You can then either tap “Rename Watchlist” or “Delete Watchlist” 
  5. Alternatively, tap the “Edit” button to start editing watchlists. Note you cannot edit the Default Watchlist.  Tap “Done” when finished editing
  6. Tap any red bordered watchlist to bring up the action menu


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