Stock Filter

A Stock Filter is a set of criteria used to help an investor narrow down which financial instruments or conditions of financial instruments are the most profitable.

Stock Filter

A Stock Filter is a set of criteria used to help an investor narrow down which financial instruments or conditions of financial instruments are the most profitable.

 

Application of Stock Filter

A stock filter can take many forms, from a stock screener to an indicator displayed on a chart. 

Stock Screeners

The following is a list of some external websites providing stock screeners (filters):



Chart Indicators

The following list of chart indicators are often applied as stock filter:

A typical stock filter is to use divergence between the stock price and On-Balance Volume to determine whether or not a stock should be purchased.


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