Tutorials

How to Create Effective Keyword-Based News Scans

How to Create Effective Keyword-Based News Scans

The Scanz News module allows you to keep up with the day’s news right as it breaks, so that you can stay on top of the stories that will move the market. Having access to all market news at your fingertips is nice, but you’ll need to filter it to just the stories...

4 Scan Ideas for Swing Traders

4 Scan Ideas for Swing Traders

Swing trading involves capitalizing on potentially large price movements that happen over a few days or a few weeks. Swing traders can use a number of different strategies to spot opportunities, but most traders rely heavily on technical indicators like moving...

How ClayTrader Uses Scanz

How ClayTrader Uses Scanz

Clay provides an in-depth walkthrough Scanz and shares tips for maximizing the power of the platform.

How Jeff Williams Uses Scanz

How Jeff Williams Uses Scanz

Jeff Williams explains how he uses the Scanz platform to discover penny stock trading opportunities that are ideal for users trying to grow small accounts.

6 Great Scans to Build Better Watchlists

6 Great Scans to Build Better Watchlists

Tried and true watchlists are key to finding profitable trading opportunities. With a watchlist, you narrow the list of stocks you need to look through from thousands to a few hundred or less. Watchlists can be broad to help you generate new trade ideas, or they can...

How to Set Up the Easy Scanner Like a Pro

How to Set Up the Easy Scanner Like a Pro

The Easy Scanner module is designed to give you a quick look at the marketplace so that you can identify hot stocks irrespective of a particular strategy. The scanner takes in a ton of data in real-time, however, so you’ll need to do some work ahead of time to set it...

How to Find the Hottest Stocks in Any Sector

How to Find the Hottest Stocks in Any Sector

The Scanz Easy Scanner makes it easy to look at what’s going on not just across the entire market, but also within any individual market sector. You can break down stocks by broad categories like “Banking,” “Energy,” and “Health Services,” or get more granular by...

How to Scan for Short Squeezes

How to Scan for Short Squeezes

Introduction To Short Squeezes A short squeeze is a very profitable setup if your entry and exits are timed correctly. But, the key to getting in on the ground floor of a short squeeze is to spot it before it happens. You need to be ready to take advantage of the...

Scanning for Hot OTC Penny Stocks

Scanning for Hot OTC Penny Stocks

Over-the-counter (OTC) stocks are stocks that aren’t listed on one of the major stock exchanges, like the NYSE or Nasdaq. Many OTC stocks are “penny stocks,” companies that have very low market capitalization, although there are a number of blue-chip foreign stocks...