1. Bloomberg for iPad (Free)
When you think of stock market news combined with financial analysis, Bloomberg is the only name that comes to mind. Needless to say then that this is the one app that is a must have for your iPad. Whether or not you are a serious trader, you are sure to glean a lot of information from the Bloomberg app. The reason why it is so useful is that it gives you information not just about the common exchanges but keeps you in sync with other exchanges around the world.
2. Stock Touch (Free)
If you are looking for a stock market app that has a cool user interface and also provides a good amount of data, you must try out Stock Touch. The main screen of this app lets you sort the stocks by their type. You can arrange your stock views according to pre-determined parameters. For instance you can sort out stocks according to the top 10 US sectors, ETfs or global markets.
3. Stock Market Pro (Premium)
If its a no frills stock app you are looking out for that will serve as a replacement for a native stock app check out the Stock Market Pro. This is an app that can be used as a reference or at best a resource if you an unlimited number of portfolios to track. Casual users or those who are just getting initiated in the markets will find use for this app.
4. Stock Guru (Premium)
This app serve as powerful tool for analyzing stock, it is usually for hardcore users. It has good interface and also help users to take a decision whether to sell or purchase based upon risks,valuation,strength and momentum. Several stock have been collated on different platforms such as AMEX, NYSE and NASDAQ. For this, you will get different rating such as a special guru rating. though this app is not free of charge, serious minded traders go for it and they make good use of it. Stock market apps are must for you if you are a regular trader or watcher, it will allow you keep better track of your records
5. iChartist Stock and Forex Charts (Premium)
This app is embedded with technical analysis with host of professional charts like avenger true range, bollinger bands etc which serve as important tools for checking out the market trends. It is usually recommended for the traders that are not serious on the wall street, this app is more expensive than other stock market apps perhaps because it is not usually used by the casual traders. This app is for those that knows their business in the bourses.
6. Stock Tracking & Market Analysis
On this app we have portfolio tracking, foreign currency, price alerts and technical analysis trading. This app also have the ability to sync data with your trade using OFX tools. However, executing all these functions isn't better than having two stand apps that is specifically designed for these functions. If you have StockGuru and Stock Watch is far more better compared to what this particular app offers. The number of tools available is simply great. Incase you want a particular one stop shop,i will recommend this, but this would only be recommended using few apps instead.