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Filter

A rule that stipulates when a security should be bought or sold according to its price action.

Filter Rule

In technical analysis, an arbitrarily set percentage of increase or decline in a stock's price that the analyst sees as an indicator to buy or sell the stock. For example, the analyst may set his/her own filter rule at 15%. If the stock rises 15%, the analyst recommends buying; if it falls 15%, he/she recommends selling. While the particular percentage is subjective, one arrives at it by observing the stock's historical trends. The filter rule exists to help the investor avoid buying or selling at insignificant or anomalous changes in price. However, many analysts do not believe that the filter rule consistently produces profits for the investor.
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Then you can just swap out filters when they need cleaning and you have a spare set for replacing damaged filters.
The third type of filter is the electrostatic filter, which is efficient when clean but less efficient as it becomes dirty.
Smart caching -- Diamond recognizes that interactive searches often require a lot of refinement; the user poses a query, observes some partial results, and adds a new filter or tweaks an existing filter in response.
The procedure requires them to filter so they are just looking at the water,'' said Paul Costa, Boeing director of environmental protection.
The second part of the investigations included several criteria to focus on the iron's chill tendency, microstructure (graphite morphology and metallic structure), cleanliness and the integrity of the filter.
These phases then lead to higher fuel consumption as well as an increase in particle emissions, therefore creating the need for the additional use of a PM-Filter-Catalyst or a conventional particle filter.
We prefer a better disposable furnace filter (such as the "Ultra Allergen" from 3M), which costs about $20 each at the hardware store, somewhat less on the Web.
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While Hazelett notes that the commercial collection and processing infrastructure is more sophisticated now, he says that the end results have been largely the same in that the oil filter recycling rate today ranges from 45 percent to 50 percent.
Commonsense red flags might include uncorroborated filter efficiency and air volume capacity statements, unwillingness to submit an air cleaner for independent AHAM testing, no physical address on brochures or Web sites, lack of detailed information of filter composition or technology, or the promise of extremely long filter life when compared to similar units.