Product Review: ScanExpert 1.0 by Jayanthi Gopalakrishnan
In order to be a successful trader, you have to know your market and you have to be quick and flexible. You must be prepared before you make your trades. You have to
have a handful of trading candidates that will make it worth your while to trade, and you have to know exactly when to enter the trade and know what you should do if the trade goes against you. There’s no better way to have a list of trading candidates than using a stock scanner.
ScanExpert, developed by Divergence Software, is customizable scanning software created for the eSignal platform.
First, you need to build a portfolio of securities that will look similar to what you see in Figure 1. The command center of this product is the Configuration Manager, which is where you create the portfolio, select the script you wish to apply, and select various display options. You can have up to 500 symbols in a portfolio.