TC2000 Support Articles Scanning & Sorting ArticlesHow to Create an EasyScan and save it to the Library

How to Create an EasyScan and save it to the Library

You can can add any combination of conditions to an EasyScan.   You can mix and match conditions created from the chart, those which are formula (PCF) based or select from the pre- built list.  For this example we are going to create an EasyScan to find stocks which that meet the following criteria:

Price between $10 and $100, Average Volume Greater than 500,000 shares per day,  and is making a new high today.

1.  Left click click the New Button on the main toolbar.

1.  Left click click the New Button on the main toolbar.

2. Left click on EasyScan

2. Left click on EasyScan

3.  By Default the list to scan will be the Standard and Poors 500 Component Stocks or whatever your System Default Watchlist is set to.

3.  By Default the list to scan will be the Standard and Poors 500 Component Stocks or whatever your System Default Watchlist is set to.

To select a different list click on the List Name and then select the desired one from the list of available watchlists.

To select a different list click on the List Name and then select the desired one from the list of available watchlists.

4.  To add the first Condition (Price between $10 and $100) Left Click + Add Condition.

4.  To add the first Condition (Price between $10 and $100) Left Click + Add Condition.

Left Click on Price

Left Click on Price

By Default the action will be set to 'Is Between'.  Enter 10.00 for the Minimum and 100.00 for the Maximum and then Click OK.

By Default the action will be set to 'Is Between'.  Enter 10.00 for the Minimum and 100.00 for the Maximum and then Click OK.

5.  To add the next condition (Average Volume Greater than 500,000 shares per day) click on + Add Condition.

5.  To add the next condition (Average Volume Greater than 500,000 shares per day) click on + Add Condition.

Left Click on Volume 90-Day from the list.  (Volume 90-day is the average daily volume over the last 90 trading days)

Note: Once the Add condition menu is open you can type the first few letters of the condition you are looking for on your keyboard to filter the list.

Left Click on Volume 90-Day from the list.  (Volume 90-day is the average daily volume over the last 90 trading days)

Since we want to set a Minimum volume but don't really care about the Maximum left click on Is Between.

Since we want to set a Minimum volume but don't really care about the Maximum left click on Is Between.

Left click on Greater Than.

Left click on Greater Than.

Set the Greater than value to 500,000.

Set the Greater than value to 500,000.

6.  To add the 3rd Criteria for Price New High  left click + Add Condition.

6.  To add the 3rd Criteria for Price New High  left click + Add Condition.

Left click on Price New High in the list

Left click on Price New High in the list

Now that all 3 conditions are added click the Scan tab at the top view the list of symbols which are currently passing the conditions.

Now that all 3 conditions are added click the Scan tab at the top view the list of symbols which are currently passing the conditions.

The resulting list of symbols will meet all of the conditions of the EasyScan.

The resulting list of symbols will meet all of the conditions of the EasyScan.

7.  To save the EasyScan to your Library click on the diskette icon.

7.  To save the EasyScan to your Library click on the diskette icon.

Enter a Name and Click Save.

Enter a Name and Click Save.

The EasyScan will now be saved to the EasyScan Library.