In this week’s webinar “How to build stock screens”, we demonstrated  MarketSmith’s new simplified screener, and how to screen through our database for new stock ideas. To open the screener, click on the left side tab:


Once you have the screener panel open, select New Screen to start creating your custom screen:


Once you select the type of screen—stock or fund—you want to build, you will need to name the screen before you start entering criteria manually.


After you have named your screen, start filtering through our institutional database by entering minimum and maximum values for each of the categories you choose. If you need more information on a particular screening criterion, click on the name and it will display the definition, tips, and suggested parameters. Here is how the criteria page will look:


Once you have built your screen, you can find the results on the bottom of your screen:


If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at 800-424-9033 or at



Best Returns,

George Orlando, MarketSmith Team