Adding a Widget

FreightWaves Customer SuccessAdding a Widget

You can add a number of widgets to your page. To add a widget:

  1. Click the + icon at the top right hand of your screen to add a chart
  2. Select the widget you would like to add
  3. Follow the prompts on the screen

The Widget options are:


Customize news based on content you want to see

  • RSS News Feed – Filter news articles based on topics relevant to you with this widget.
  • Social Media New Content – Add this widget to get social media content specific to financial and transportation markets.

Analyze market direction and trends by selecting the data of your choice using the easy-to-view display

  • Standard Watchlist – displays selected in terms of daily movement.
  • Heat Map List – a color coded list that is shaded based on movements from the previous day. Green denotes a positive change. Red denotes a negative change.
  • Tree Map – displays hierarchical data as a set of rectangles.
  • Scrolling Ticker – a perpetual stream of values for the selected indices
  • Gauge Chart – displays 52 week highs and lows relative to the current value.

View data on a map including truck data, rail data, critical events and more


View FreightWaves videos. including instructional, FreightWaves Now and events recap


View volatile markets and levels of volatility in those markets