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  1. Add Backtesting to the Screener

    What would be really useful is the ability to run the filter on a specific dataset e.g. Finals December 2005. All that is required is the set of stocks a filter might have produced for the dataset, together with a price on the final day of the month. The user could then manually work out what to do with all the changes in ownership and get an idea of performance. I accept that running on specific dataset limits the shares that would be thrown out but I can't think of an 'easy' way to do it. What do you think?

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    • Show the actual Guru Screen Holdings not just Qualifying stocks

      It would be useful to see for each Guru screener what the actual portfolio of stocks for the quarter actually was / is, ie. perhaps if you clicked on the screener performance graph it would bring up what the portfolio consisted of.

      76 votes
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      • Screen for Volume Surges & Increases

        Would it be possible to screen a share when its daily volume exceeded its 3 month average by a certain multiple? For example, today Panmure Gordon (PMR) had a volume of 63350 whilst its 3 month average is 9577. I would find it useful if I could screen for similar or more extreme situations. Apologies if this is already possible but I cannot find it if it is!,

        Would it be possible to screen a share when its daily volume exceeded its 3 month average by a certain multiple? For example, today Panmure Gordon (PMR) had a volume of 63350…

        61 votes
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        • Add Margin of Safety valuation methods as screening criteria

          Would be very helpful to identify under/overvalued stocks.

          53 votes
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          • Allow screening (& display) of upcoming annual or interim results dates

            would be great to see a list of the next annual or interim results date for each company. at the moment i'm getting this data from another source. if you could screen by this data point that would allow investors to review companies with impending result announcements. you could develop this further so that you can analyse the share price change post-results from previous years - it would be interesting to analyse the likelihood of a company who has had say 2 consecutive share price increases immediately following results announcements getting a 3rd bump in share price in it's next…

            52 votes
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            • Flag shares due for promotion / demotion between markets

              Flag shares due for promotion / demotion between markets and higlight the dates that the movements take place.

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              • Add way to mark off certain stocks as 'reviewed already'

                Would be great if there was a way of marking those stocks I have already studies when working through the different value screeners so that I remember a few days later which ones I have already ruled out.

                48 votes
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                • Allow simple arithmetic on screening criteria

                  e.g. to calculate: DiviYield / PERatio

                  45 votes
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                    4 comments  ·  Screener  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    This is just to notify that we do allow some simple arithmetic on screening ratios on Stockopedia. From the “Add Rule” dropdown in the screener you can choose “Ratio vs Ratio” which provides the functionality desired.

                    Any further queries on this feature please add as comments in this thread.

                  • Show a table of Guru Screen data with returns & risk metrics sortable

                    Have a table of screens, with columns: screen name, category, annualised return, annualised drawdown, beta, drawdown/return, beta/return, with provision for ordering by column.

                    39 votes
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                    • Add a 'date qualified' column for personal screens

                      Currently it is possible to sort Guru screens by selecting the date qualified column.
                      If this facility could be added to personal screens it would be save the laborious and time consuming task of regularly cross checking personal screens to dig out those that have recently qualified.

                      39 votes
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                      • Create a Screen for Quality, Reliable, Dividend Payers likely to Increase Dividends

                        Expand into USA even if limited at first to large caps.Can you devise a screen to look for quality, reliable, dividend payers(not high yield), but those most likely to INCREASE dividends,and trading at levels below their recent averages,ie hopeful to increase in price and offer say 3% yield and prospect of some price increase as well,Like Tupperware

                        36 votes
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                        • Add chart signals to the screener

                          as the title says ... so being able to screen for a 'Golden Cross' as a screening criteria

                          34 votes
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                          • Allow the exclusion of specific companies from screens (i.e. a blacklist)

                            The ability more easily to identify 'foreign' companies (those based abroad and those whose main listing is elswhere) and exclude them from screen results. Alternatively the ability to remove particular companies from all screens via some sort of 'blocking' list.

                            33 votes
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                            • Ability to screen across my own Folios

                              Add a SCREENING RULE so that one can run a screener on his own FOLIOS. With this, one is able to create a Folio with an own universe of stocks and run a screener on it. Also, one could be able to add an alarm on stocks in the Folio which do not meet the screener criteria anymore. This can be used as buy or sell alarms.

                              32 votes
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                              • Publish the 14 day RSI in the screener

                                The 14 RSI is a much more useful tool when it crosses the 50 level, particularly as a buying signal when it moves up from a historically low level and crosses the the 50 level.
                                Can remain oversold/overbought for extended periods so not a signal.
                                The importance of crossing the 50 level is best described by Chris Rowe in his Internal Strength System, Chris now retired.

                                32 votes
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                                • Allow filtering of Screening Strategies by Max-Drawdown / Risk

                                  Instead of ranking the strategies by performance, I would like to filter the strategies based on their max drawdown, or downside risk or negative beta.

                                  30 votes
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                                  • Customisable version of "the screen of screens"

                                    I would like to customise which screens are included in a filter that otherwise works like "the screen of screens".
                                    Use case 1: Someone interested in value screens but not momentum screens
                                    Use case 2: Someone hot on a specific guru might only want to filter on screens related to the guru
                                    Use case 3: After browsing the list of screens, someone has made a list of those that have 20% p.a. or better returns, & only want to include these

                                    30 votes
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                                    • Give versions of PEG, PEGY, PEGR & CAPE based on EV/EBIT not P/E

                                      Algy Hall in Investors Chronicle 04/03/14 discusses a screen he calls "genuine value" based on a ratio similar to PEGY but using EV/EBIT rather than P/E.

                                      [The ratio is (EV/EBIT) / (2y ave annualised EPS gwth + historical dividend yield).]

                                      A generalisation of this approach to PEGY would be to use EV/EBIT in place of P/E in calculating all PEG-type valuation ratios. The rationale being that if EV/EBIT is superior to P/E because it provides a measure of value which abstracts from capital structure, then using EV/EBIT as the basis of ratios normally based on P/E (such as the PEG…

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                                      • Allow screening on Country of Operations - to avoid dodgy foreign stocks

                                        'Main country of operation' field. This would highlight Chinese companies with the inherent risk. Currently several have registered offices in Guernsey/Jersey so appear to be UK headquartered. Incidentally, other measures should be considered as these highly suspect companies appearing with fantastic stockranks based on 'creative' accounting are losing investors a lot of money and Stockopedia is at risk of being seen as 'facilitating' this.

                                        29 votes
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                                        • List AIM stocks qualifying for business taper relief

                                          Certain AIM listed stock qualify for business taper relief from the HMRC meaning investors pay no CG and the assets are IHT except.

                                          http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/manuals/cgmanual/cg17953.htm

                                          The investors champion provide a list of such shares - however I believe it maybe out of date.

                                          http://www.investorschampion.com/research/all-companies/designation/aim-for-iht-planning

                                          Can you provide such a filter?

                                          29 votes
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