We mention the Piotroski F-Score in a lot of our articles, videos, and even within a lot of our prebuilt screens. So, it poses the question, what exactly is the Piotroski F-Score?
Created by a professor of Accounting at the University of Chicago named Joseph Piotroski, the score is used to identify possible investments.
Here is the score built within the Equities Lab system using the Equihack language. For each line item that is deemed true a point is added to the score. For every line item that is not true, nothing is added to the score. The score itself is broken up into three different parts –
· Profitability – though not outlined in the editor, this contains the first four items of the score.…