Price, Volume and SCTRs

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 +====== Price, Volume and SCTRs ======
 +===== Scan Syntax Reference: Price, Volume and SCTRs =====
  
 +There are several price, volume and SCTR values that you can set as filters for your scan. For more information on writing scans using these and other scan clauses, please see our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax|Writing Scans]].
 +
 +===== High =====
 +
 +The largest price value for a security during the time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * high
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [high > 99.9]
 +
 +===== Close =====
 +
 +The last price value for a security during the time period. Note that when the market is open and an intraday scan is used, the "​close"​ value is equal to the most recent price for the security.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * close
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [close > 99.9]
 +
 +===== Open =====
 +
 +The first price value for a security during the time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * open
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [open > 99.9]
 +
 +===== Low =====
 +
 +The smallest price value for a security during the time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * low
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [low > 99.9]
 +
 +===== All Time High =====
 +
 +The all-time high value for a security.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * all time high
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [all time high = close]
 +
 +===== Volume =====
 +
 +The number of shares traded for a security during the time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * volume
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [volume > 9,999,999]
 +
 +===== Range (High - Low) =====
 +
 +The range for a security during the time period, calculated as the value of the high minus the value of the low for that time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * range
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [range > 9.99]
 +
 +===== Gain =====
 +
 +The gain for a security during the time period. The gain is calculated as the value of the close minus the value of the open for that time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * gain
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [gain > 9.99]
 +
 +===== AbsGain =====
 +
 +The absolute value of the gain for a security during the time period, calculated as the value of the close minus the value of the open for that time period. This represents the size of the candle body for that security.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * AbsGain
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [AbsGain > 9.99]
 +
 +===== Liquidity =====
 +
 +The liquidity for a security during the time period, calculated as the value of close multiplied by the volume for that time period.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * liquidity
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [liquidity > 9,999,999]
 +
 +===== SCTR =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a security during the time period. This finds securities with the requested SCTR value, regardless of the SCTR's universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.large =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a large-cap US stock during the time period. This finds securities with the requested SCTR value from within the Large-Cap SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.large
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.large > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.mid =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a mid-cap US stock during the time period. This finds securities with the requested SCTR value from within the Mid-Cap SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.mid
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.mid > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.small =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a small-cap US stock during the time period. This finds securities with the requested SCTR value from within the Small-Cap SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.small
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.small > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.us.etf =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a US-listed ETF during the time period. This finds securities with the requested SCTR value from within the ETF SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.us.etf
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.us.etf > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.tsx =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for a TSX-listed security during the time period. This finds Canadian securities with the requested SCTR value from within the TSX SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.tsx
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.tsx > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.lse =====
 +
 +The SCTR value for an LSE-listed security during the time period. This finds London securities with the requested SCTR value from within the LSE SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.lse
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.lse > 90]
 +
 +===== SCTR.nse =====
 +The SCTR value for an NSE-listed security during the time period. This finds Indian securities with the requested SCTR value from within the NSE SCTR Universe. See our Support Center article on [[:​scans:​advanced_scan_syntax:​sctr_scans|Scanning SCTRs]] for more information.
 +
 +**Syntax:**
 +  * SCTR.nse
 +
 +**Operators:​**
 +  * =, !=, >, >=, %%<=%%, <, x, is, is not
 +
 +**Example:​** ​
 +  * [SCTR.nse > 90]