Trading tools include MT4 and MT5 indicators, expert advisors, calculators, and even money management formulas. Most of these tools are technical indicators. These tools have one main goal, to help traders forecast future price changes. Please feel free to browse through and download our free custom forex indicators. If you want to share your trading strategy, please contact us.
Round Levels indicator is a MT4/MT5 indicator that displays round levels and zones near them based on your configuration. It can be useful to trade off the natural psychological support and resistance zones.
RSIOMA MetaTrader indicator takes two moving averages, calculates their RSI (Relative Strength Index) and then adds a moving average of the calculated RSI. These two lines now can accurately signal the trend changes.
Range Expansion Index (MetaTrader indicator) is a relative oscillator indicator that measures the pace of the price changes and signals overbought/oversold states if the price demonstrates weakness or strength.
QQE MetaTrader indicator (Quantitative Qualitative Estimation), is based on a rather complex calculation of the smoothed RSI indicators. As a result we get 2 lines in a separate indicator window — fast and slow.
Pattern Recognition Master MetaTrader indicator is the kind of indicator that helps you with the routine work, marking the candlesticks on the chart with the names of the corresponding patterns (like doji or shooting star) where applicable.
Moving Average Candlesticks MetaTrader indicator — is a chart visualization of the standard moving averages using the candlestick bars. It draws the candlesticks based on the moving average values calculated for Close, Open, Low and High.
Murrey Math Line X MetaTrader indicator — a pivot line indicator that will definitely help every trader that know how to trade with support, resistance and pivot lines. It displays 8 different lines (with possible additional lines) on the main chart, helping you to find the best points to sell, buy and exit the positions. You can download this indicator for MT4 and MT5 platforms.
Gain/Loss Info MetaTrader indicator displays the gains and losses for all candles where the given threshold is surpassed. The values are calculated in percentage points and pips. The indicator can calculate gain/loss in two modes
Float MetaTrader indicator is a sophisticated indicator that analyzes the previous chart history for the given currency pair and then tries to analyze the trends in the current situation. It shows the trends' beginnings and ends in a separate chart window
Easy Trend Visualizer is a MetaTrader indicator that does exactly what its name says. It shows where the trend begins, where it ends, and where there is no trend at all. It is based on standard MetaTrader ADX (Average Direction Movement Index) indicators and works quite fast.
Daily Percentage Change (MetaTrader indicator) — calculates the change of currency rate related to the previous daily close and displays it in percentage points in the main chart window of the platform. Additionally, it can display the weekly and monthly percentage changes.
CCI Arrows MetaTrader indicator — will show you where the CCI cross with the zero occur (marking it with the red or blue arrow) to help you decide whether to go short or long. It has a minimal lag and a relatively high accuracy.
Candle Wicks Length Display MetaTrader indicator — is an indicator that can display the length of candle wicks in pips directly on your chart. You can set the minimum length to be displayed. The indicator supports all sorts of alerts and works with both MT4 and MT5.
Beginner MetaTrader indicator — a very simple custom indicator that displays the local tops and bottoms on the chart with the red and blue dots near them. It analyzes the maximum and minimums on a certain period and then compares them to the range.
Basing Candlesticks MetaTrader indicator — is an automatic indicator that detects and marks basing candles on the chart. A basing candle is a candle with body length less than 50% of its high-low range.
Laguerre MetaTrader indicator is a completely custom indicator that doesn't rely on the standard MT4/MT5 indicators. It shows the weighted trendline in the separate window of the chart. It can be used for easy entry and exit signals.
What are MetaTrader 4 indicators?
MT4 and MT5 indicators are technical analysis tools. In a simple language, custom forex indicators are mathematical formulas enabling traders to identify market trends. Traders use these tools for their trend predictions and speculations.
AtoZMarkets Indicators gallery includes many powerful custom indicators. We have received most of these tools from their creators, or other traders. If you also have your creation and would like to submit it to us, please contact us.
Additionally, when you download MT4 or MT5 trading platform you also get some of the most popular indicators on your trading platform for free.
What are MT4 add-ons?
MT4 add-ons are also visual tools. They enable traders to customize their MT4 platform. By doing so, traders aim to make their trading platform fit into their trading needs.
No one add-on will give you a guaranteed winning result. You need to use these tools according to their specific purpose. Often traders will combine more than one add-on and/or custom forex indicator to create their trading strategy.
What is Autochartist? Is Autochartist good trading tool?
Autochartist is also a trading tool. Some brokers will provide Autochartist free of charge if you meet certain criteria. You can not download Autochartist for free on AtoZMarkets.
In short, Autochartis is a pattern-recognition tool. Like many other indicators, its main purpose is to monitor markets on behalf of the trader and alert when a good trade set-up is identified. Some of the companies listed on our Forex broker directory provides Autochartists free of charge. You need to open your MT4 and navigate to the ‘navigator’ window and clicking on ‘scripts’. You will see the Autochartist script there.
What are Expert Advisors?
While you can use custom indicators to trade manually, some traders want to use automated trading strategies. EAs or Expert Advisors automated trading tools. Expert Advisors are MT4 or MT5 programs trading on behalf of traders according to their pre-determined strategies.
You will find a number of Expert Advisors (EAs) on the AtoZMarkets trading tools directory. Download these files and paste them to the right folder on MT4. If you want to install your MT4 you can find them the ‘navigator’ tab on the top left side of your MT4. We do not recommend to use EAs on live accounts immediately. We generally recommend traders to test their EAs on demo accounts first. Additionally, you should change your account once every 4-8 weeks depending on your Forex Broker type.
To activate or test any EA on MT4 you need to make sure that the ‘auto trading’ function in the top toolbar is turned on. It needs to be green.
Once you make sure that the auto trading button is on, you can drag one of the EAs from your navigator windows onto your price chart on MT4. You will see that the EA’s name appears on your chart. If everything is alright, there will be a smiley face next to the EA’s name in the top right corner of your chart.
What are the most common MT4 indicator?
Most of the traders will always use Moving averages, RSI or MACD as a part of their trading strategy. Additionally, many top MT4 custom indicators are built on top of Moving Averages or RSI.
How do I create my custom indicator?
You don’t have to just rely on other people’s strategies or trading tools. You can also create your custom MT4 indicators.
Crating a custom MT4/MT5indicator is similar to that for creating an Expert Advisor.
Press F4 on the keyboard within the MT4 platform;
MetaEditor display will open;
In the MetaEditor display, click on ‘New’.
This will open MQL Wizard;
Use the MQL wizard to create/write your custom indicator
How to Install Custom MT4 Indicators
Step 1: Download the Indicator file on your computer;
Step 2: Open Mt4 Trading Platform;
Step 3: Click “Open Data Folder”;
Step 4: Open the “MQL4” folder;
Step 5: Open the “Indicators” Folder;
Step 6: Paste The Custom MT4 Indicator Into The “Indicators” Folder;
Step 7: Restart your trading platform and you are set to go