In our previous article, we covered Sensibull App, here we’ve come with another well-known and popular app Sentinel. Basically, it is a real-time market alerts app. Currently, an eye-catching offer is going on in Zerodha. After Opening an Account in Zerodha, you can access Sentinel FREELY for one week. The article consists of every minute detail about Sentinel along with the Zerodha Sentinel Review.
It is such a useful platform which allows creating live market alerts across near about 80,000 stocks, commodities, bonds, derivatives and lots more. Traders can receive the alerts easily at any place. The app not only provides market alerts but also allow traders to combine multiple complex conditions such as open interest change, percentage day change etc.
Zerodha Sentinel Review-Real Time Market Alerts App
Now, we going to describe Zerodha Sentinel Review along with its pros and cons. The points are as follows:
One of the major advantages of Sentinel is the alerts will certainly be triggered, no matter where you are. In addition to the price, alerts can be set for all of the stocks, commodities, bonds, F&O contracts, currencies across exchanges on bids, offers, OHLC. The app is easy to operate, consists of multiple advanced alerts which combine multiple triggers.
After triggering the alerts, they are sent on Kite web, via mail. Soon there will be a new additional feature, those alerts will also be sent on Kite Mob App soon. Besides this, trade buttons on these alerts will soon be available to execute any trades plan instantly.
How to set an alert?
There are three ways by which you can log in into Sentinel, Log in with Zerodha, with Facebook or with Google. After the login process, you will land on the basic alert creation dashboard page. Here, traders can set alerts (based on parameters like traded quantity, price, change in price & %, open interest and volume.
As I have mentioned earlier that after completing the log in process, you’ve got to see the particular dashboard. Here, you can add your preferred script, value to get FREE real-time market alerts.
Traders can get several options in alerts such as last traded price, OHLC, day change, intraday, average trading price etc. Besides this, there are also options like greater than, less than, equals etc. You may choose these options as per your requirements.
As for example, I put RELIANCE in script name and Alert at the last traded price. When I click on the create options, an alert will be triggered.
You may also visit and use advanced options, referred to as Advanced triggers.
Pros and Cons
Sentinel’s pros and cons are listed below:
- It is one of the most useful real-time market alerts apps.
- It provides almost accurate information.
- No matter where have you been, the app can trigger alerts everywhere.
- If you have Zerodha account, you can access the app at FREE of cost.
- The Free access in Sentinel account from Zerodha only last for 1 week after activation.
- For tower problem, sometimes alerts may get lost.
However, if you want to get a FREE access in Sentinel, you have to OPEN AN ACCOUNT IN ZERODHA.
Ankita is a graduate in English language and she has also done her MBA from the Calcutta University. She has a high knack in the stock markets. She is a NISM certified Research Analyst. An experienced stock market content writer Ankita is also trading successfully on her own account.