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chifty
1 posts
msg #104966
Ignore chifty
2/13/2012 9:16:49 PM

I want to eliminate stocks that only move a few points ( or low percentage for low priced stocks over the course of 3 months. is there a way to do that? I'm new. thanks.

mktmole
325 posts
msg #104967
Ignore mktmole
2/13/2012 10:22:31 PM

try
Fetcher[show stocks where close is above 1
and add column normalized standard deviation(85) {stddev}
and sort column 5 ascending
average volume(17) above 300,000
]



rgds mm

mktmole
325 posts
msg #104968
Ignore mktmole
2/13/2012 10:26:27 PM

let me try that again for u !

raise the 0.05 to decrease the number of hits

Fetcher[show stocks where close is above 1
and add column normalized standard deviation(85) {stddev}
and sort column 5 descending
average volume(17) above 300,000

and normalized standard deviation(85) above 0.05
]



olathegolf
64 posts
msg #104969
Ignore olathegolf
2/13/2012 10:45:44 PM

Fetcher[
/*Count the Number of Occurrences in the Last 90 Days where the Daily Range Exceeds the Range% Criteria*/
Average Volume(90) above 200000
Close above 5
set{DR%Target,5}
set{kountaboveDR%,count(Day Range above DR%Target,90)}
add column kountaboveDR%
sort column 5 descending
]



olathegolf
64 posts
msg #104970
Ignore olathegolf
2/13/2012 11:10:51 PM

Fetcher[
/*Count the Number of Occurrences Exceeeding the Target Rise or Target Fall*/
Average Volume(30) above 500000
Close above 5
set{HO,High - Open}
set{OL,Open - Low}
set{HOratio,HO / Open}
set{OLratio,OL / Open}
set{TargetRise,0.02}
set{TargetFall,0.02}
set{HOcount,count(HOratio above TargetRise,90)}
set{OLcount,count(OLratio above TargetFall,90)}
Add column HOcount
Add column OLcount
Sort column 5 descending
]



johnpaulca
11,296 posts
msg #104971
Ignore johnpaulca
2/13/2012 11:44:26 PM

Increase your Beta...ie...Beta > 2.0

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