Configure Option Chains

The data fields displayed in your Option Chains window can be customized to match your trading objectives.

  1. Right-click anywhere inside the Option Chains window to open the Configure window. (You can also find the Configure window in the Option Chains drop-down menu in the upper left corner of the window.)
  2. Add or remove data fields based on the information you want to see displayed in your option chain.
  3. Click OK to apply your changes.

To edit the order of the fields in the Option Chains window, drag and drop any data field to a new location.

Options involve risk and are not suitable for all investors. Detailed information on our policies and the risks associated with options can be found in Scottrade's Options Application and Agreement, Brokerage Account Agreement, and by downloading the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options booklet. You can also order a copy of the booklet by phone at 1-888-OPTIONS or obtain a copy at a Scottrade branch office. Market volatility, volume, and system availability may impact account access and trade execution.

Market volatility, volume, and system availability may impact account access and trade execution.