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Screen Stocks

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.

screening

the process of evaluating product ideas in terms of consumer acceptance, technical feasibility and cost. See NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
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n addition, in 20 (40%) of 50 states/areas reporting in 2001, [greater than or equal to] 10% of hospitals and birthing facilities were not designated as UNHS facilities, which affected the number of children screened.
In SA, TNHS has not been formally and systematically implemented as the intermediate, small step towards a larger UNHS programme.
However, UNHS in these facilities was only widely accepted in 2009.
The additional outcomes, such as hyperbilirubinaemia and mode of feeding, were included based on biological plausibility while the hearing status was considered within the context of the primary UNHS study.
To provide high quality nationally representative information on income dynamics at the household level , and to provide annual information on service delivery and consumption expenditure estimates to monitor poverty and service outcomes in interim years of other national survey efforts, such as the UNHS, Uganda Demographic and Health Survey (UDHS) and National Service Delivery Surveys (NSDS);