8 Steps for Screening for Stocks

How to Find Good Companies to Invest In?

What are the key attributes of attractive companies and how do you interpret numerous factors to get an overall picture of what makes a good company. It is always important to let several fundamental measures build the picture never rely on just one.

Let’s look at how to screen for stocks that could form your base list of stocks to review in detail. Here is the process I use to find winning stocks.

Understand what you are looking for. For example

Earnings per Share (EPS)

Price Earnings Ratio (P/E)

Capitalization: Total Value of a Company’s outstanding Shares

Find a great Stock Screener that allows you to filter on the criteria you want. Here is an in-depth review of 11 of the Best Stock ScreenersUse your selection criteria to narrow down the 7000+ stocks on the US Stock Markets. (Stock Screening)From your Screened List you can then review in detail further information about the company.