Kcast for Windows is an application that displays live prices or quotes on precious metals on the user’s taskbar. With this tool, users will be able to see quotes and charts for uranium, copper, oil, aluminum, zinc, nickel, and lead, as well as five indices on gold, a base metal index, and seven market indices. Users can also view the live prices for rhodium, platinum, palladium, silver, and gold. The quotes are available in 14 currencies. Users can select from three units of measurement for the quotes on both base and precious metals.
The data displayed by Kcast for Windows are from Kitco.com, which is a reliable source of information on precious metals. Internet connection is required in order to receive updated quotes. Users can adjust the refresh rates and the time zone for displaying quotes. The application enables users to manage the application and configure settings from the Control Center. Users can select the indices, currencies, and precious or base metal details they want to see on their application tray.
At the left portion of the Control Center, users can see the charts for the base and precious metals, indices, and currencies. Users can change the displayed chart by selecting the radio button beside the metal of choice and selecting the desired time period they want displayed. The application can show the live quotes for the past 24 hours, 3 days, and up to 10 years.