Option Chain Widget

The Option Chain widget displays option chains for a specific symbol:

Option Chain Widget ScreenShot


symbol (String): Use this setting to specify the symbol of the chart. Alternatively, See Symbol Passing Considerations for more information.

dependsOn: (String): Specifies linkages and dependencies to other widgets. See Interaction Between Widgets for more information on this setting.

Using the OptionChain Widget

Use "optionchain" as the value of the widget parameter in the URL. Here is the HTML:

<script src="//widgetcdn.chartiq.com/js/iframeResizer.min.js"></script> <!-- Only Include Once on a page -->
<iframe src="//YOUR_UNIQUE_URL/widget.html?widget=optionchain" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" style="width:100%"></iframe>
<script>iFrameResize({heightCalculationMethod: 'taggedElement'});</script> <!-- Only Include Once on a page -->

Using the Option Chain in a Custom Portal

itemType: OptionChain

See Building A Custom Portal and Portal Layout for more information.

Here is a sample Entry in the "items" property

"items": {
    "myoptions" : {
        "itemType": "OptionChain",
        "symbol" : "AAPL"

Styling the Option Chain Widget

The insiders widget usees jQuery datatables. You can override the global styles for tables by prefixing option chain specfic styles with .ciq-OptionChain

Options Data

A separate options data license is required to use this widget