How to Scan a Current WatchList With An Existing Condition Set
You can now Scan any WatchList on the fly with any Condition or Condition Set saved in the Condition library. This allows for quick access to and application of any saved conditions to any WatchList being viewed. Here are the steps for Scanning an existing WatchList using saved condition(s).
1. Place a Checkmark next to Scan in any WatchList
This opens the Scan menu within the WatchList.
2. Click Select Conditions; choose the Folder icon
This opens the library of saved Conditions/Condition Sets that can be used to Scan the WatchList
3. Select Scan Condition/Condition Set
In the Search field type the name of the condition(s) to be used for the Scan.
If you don't know the name of the condition(s) you can use the Categories to narrow the list and scroll to find the desired condition/condition set.
4. Select the Scan
This places the scan conditions in the Edit window
5. Click OK to run scan
6. Review Results
The resulting list of symbols will meet all of the Conditions that were set as part of the Condition Set. The number next to the blue Funnel icon tells how many conditions are in the Condition Set.
The total number of stocks found with the Scan conditions is always at the bottom of the WatchList window.
The time stamp next to Scanned shows when the Scan was last updated.
To refresh the Scan results click the icon which looks like two arrows going in a circle.
Streaming Scans: TC2000 Platinum users can Stream up to 15 such Scans simultaneously. TC2000 Gold users can stream a single scan. Choosing a refresh rate allows you to decide how often you want your scan results to be automatically re-scanned. Click the Refresh drop down menu.
Choose the time interval at which you want your scan to be refreshed. TC2000 automatically re-scans the WatchList to update results on that interval.
To apply the condition to any time frame, click the TimeFrame dropdown to choose the desired bar interval.
To sync the time frame to any other tool window (e.g. the Chart) use the TimeFrame link menu
7. Edit Condition Set
To re-enter/Edit the Condition Set condition(s), click on the blue Funnel icon
Click on any of the Conditions
Change criteria settings in the Editor. Click OK when completed.
8. Scan a different WatchList for the Condition/Condition Set
Click the WatchList dropdown menu to select a different WatchList. Click on the name of the desired WatchList to make it the active list being filtered by the Scan condition(s).
9. Stop the Scan
Uncheck the Scan tick box to stop the conditions from filtering the WatchList
Note: the conditions in this article are only examples. Any indicators, fundamentals, PCFs, etc., within TC2000 can be used in an EasyScan.
The conditions and results of the Scan examples should not be construed as a recommendation to buy or sell any security. They are presented solely for educational purposes.