About the Simpler Trading Scanner
Tools and components of the ST Scanner membership
1 – Overview
Narrow the universe of tickers to manageable lists searchable by category and using combined criteria and scans only available in the ST Scanner. Scans come with descriptions and can be sorted using preset criteria. Copy feature allows for easy import of results into your favorite platform or watchlist. Each scan updates after the close of the current bar.
2 – Getting Started
Get started by watching introductory videos in the overview of How to Use the Scanner.
3 – The scans
New scans may be added to fill the needs of Simpler’s Traders and as market conditions dictate. 39, 78, and 195-minute integer time frames cannot scan in TOS. Current scan categories:
- Focused Scans
- Weekly Scans
- Daily Scans
- Intraday Scans
- Growth 250
- Top Rate Under $10
- 10X Scans
Top Rate Under $10
MTFA – Multi-Time Frame Analysis
4 – Scan Descriptions
A description of what a scan does and is looking for is found either at the top of the scan or an additional info button on the right side of the scan’s page or both.
5 – Example scan results
Column headers may vary from scan to scan. Typical criteria include Symbol, Last, Volume Average, if a Weekly Option is available (Has Weekly?), Short% interest as a percentage of float, etc. See FAQ: Simpler Scanner for more on column headers.
Sort by preset criteria in column headers to further narrow search.
6 – Useful information
Scanner Dashboard Overview:
- How to use the Scanner
- Several video tutorials by the creator David Starr
- Why Stocks show up in the results
- What symbol candidates are included
- Member FAQ
Trader webinars are found under the Scanner Sessions category. Featured traders discuss how they implement their favorite scans.