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Tools Tab

 

The Tools tab exists to assist you in your creation of Stock Screeners and Trading Models, and it allows you to easily plot properties.

The Tools Box contains a list of Properties, Operators, useful definitions, search bar, Hide in Results Panel, and Show in Results Panel

Components

Properties

A property is a time sensitive value pertaining to a stock.  Also known as a metric, indicator, or field.  Data for short ;)

Example: Close, Cash_1Q, Sales_2Q, Div_1Q, etc…

Click Here for a list and description of all Properties

Operators

An operator is a computation of one or more properties.

A description is included with each operator.

+, Average Within, Odds Within, Min, Max, >, <, /

Click Here for a list and description of all Operators

The Search Bar

In the search box you will search for terms you are unfamiliar with or for properties that you want to use in your screener or trading model.

For example, you to want a property dealing with cash. You will type cash in the search box and all properties having do with cash will be shown.

Or If you want to only browse through Operators you click on the operators icon so it excluded properties.

Inserting Properties and Operators into the Editor Using Tools Tab

You can Click and drag a property or Operator into an box in the filter to replace an existing Operator or Property or to fill an empty box.

Click drag the property Price and Open into the Editor

You can also double-click on a property or operator in the tools  tab and it will insert it into an empty box.

Show in Results

The Show in Results panel will be used to Plot properties so that they are available to sort or size results by, use in the scatter or bar chart to sort axis' by, view when you hover over a stock, or have in plotted in a backtest graph.

Tabs can also be plotted and when they are they show up in the Show in Results Panel

In a Stock Screener drag a the property Beta into Show in results then hover over a stock and notice how it displays the properties value

Once you move a property to "Show in Results" it will be available for use in the heat map for sorting and sizing, in the results tbale, in the scatter chart for use as the x or y axis, and in the bar chart for use on the x-axis.

Now move the Property to Hide in results and notice how we no longer display the value when you hover over a stock