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To investigate stocks
for potential investment
according to a predetermined set of criteria. For example, an investor
may screen stocks according to the lowest price
, the most market capitalization
, the most favorable price-earnings ratio
, or any number of other variables. One may also combine criteria while screening stocks. The process is designed to help one make the best investment decisions
, and is often accomplished with the help of a computer.
To examine various securities with the goal of selecting a limited number that meet certain predetermined requirements. For example, an investor might screen all electric utilities for stock that offers a dividend yield of 8% or more and a price-earnings ratio of 8 or less.
A screen is a set of criteria against which you measure stocks or other investments to find those that meet your criteria.
For example, you might screen for stocks that meet a certain environmentally or socially responsible standard, or for those with current price-to-earnings ratios (P/E) less than the current market average.
A socially responsible mutual fund describes the screens it uses to select investments in its prospectus.
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