Traders can focus their attention on stocks that meet specific trading or investing criteria by using a stock screener. A stock screener is the software used to find stocks. A scan is then created using criteria that we want a stock to meet (or not meet), and parameters are the values that we want our criteria to fall between.
A UK stock screener allows you to input various metrics and then shows you a list of stocks that meet specific criteria. This is useful for stock selection and narrowing down research time. Here are eight UK stock screeners you can try out.