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  1. FFO Data for REITs

    REITs (not for clubs, but of interest to individual investors) generally use Funds from Operations (FFO) instead of EPS. Is there any chance of changing the data feed for REITs?

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      0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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        0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • make member sentiment columns sortable. It will be easier to eliminate outliers

        make member sentiment columns sort-able. It will be easier to eliminate outliers

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        • Have only one ticker input field for all studies, like in Toolkit.

          It would be simpler to have only one field for ticker input, that would either pull up all studies in database with that ticker, or allow data input for a new study, as is done in Toolkit. If we are in a portfolio and want to look at a stock that is in the database but not in this portfolio, it is now necessary to go back to "all portfolios" to find the study. The current design is very unwieldy, and an unnecessary inconvenience.

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          • Add reference file showing adjusted EPS that takes out the effects of the "2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"

            Under SSG Help / Reference Materials add a file showing adjusted EPS that takes out the effects of the "2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act"

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            • Include (text) fields to explain (remind) the logic used in the calculations, e.g.: the forecasted EPS

              e.g: sales growth / high - low PE. The idea is to be able remember the reasoning, to see which inputs where taken into account, where they came from, what numbers were used, etc.

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              • dividend growth

                will be a good idea to see dividend growth since div+growth is in foundation of NAIC ideology. Personally, I like to see low div yield next to high div yield.

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                  0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Member sentiment report

                  When utilizing the member sentiment I often find variable number of judgments that are clearly outliers. Recently in SBUX I saw a High PE's of 1582, a number of Payouts above 1500 (yes 1500), and a number of low PE's over 900. the unedited averages were High PE 45.8, Lo PE 163.9, payout of 876, with a potential return of 43.8. Really?

                  With 493 studies (could these really be called studies?) it is very labor intensive to go through the studies line by line to remove the outliers. There must be a way to throw out judgements that vary to…

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                  • Pop-Up window showing math calculation when moving cursor over a particular field.

                    Although there is a separate pdf showing the math calculations used behind the scenes in an SSG, a simple pop-up reflecting the math would be faster and more efficient.

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                    • Summary of Potential Return

                      Expand the Summary of Potential Return and Total return to include an automatic comparison to the member sentiment results.

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                        0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Low PE Input

                        Expand Low PE input on SSG and SSG Plus to include a second decimal place; 20.56. The high PE input has two decimal places. Please expand this field for the Low PE.

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                          0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • When entering a ticker for a study all studies with that ticker should be on top of the popup list

                          After I input a ticker into the box, from quick navigation, all existing studies for that ticker should be displayed at the top of the drop down list. that way if there is an existing study I may want to utilize I can make that choice at that time.

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                            0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • List what quarter of the fiscal year is being reported beside the date.

                            We would like to be able to complete our quarterly reports forms more easily from the OLT. One data point missing is the number of the quarter of the fiscal year being reported. (ex: Q4 6/30/17) Would also like to see projected relative value on the SCG. (Which is a great tool BTW.)

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                            • Export Member sentiment numbers into excel

                              I would like to export the member sentiment file into excel

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                                0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Allow user to expand the active window both vertically and horizontally.

                                Being able to change the vertical and horizontal limits myself and to fit the parameters per my computer setup, would be a big help. Under "My Studies" you cannot see all the columns at the same time.

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                                • Add Company Size to the Company Summary

                                  Folks have a hard time remember the company size definitions by BetterInvesting. Consider adding company size that to the Company Summary box based on BI definitions

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                                  • Add the 3 Morningstar grades from the Search Criteria to the SSG

                                    The Morningstar fields from the Search Criteria are helpful, and would be even more useful if they can be reflected on the SSG...perhaps in the company info, or on the right side or as a pop-up window.

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                                    • Error in Adding long named file to Portfolio

                                      If a study is saved with a long file name adding it to a Portfolio is a problem. Cant easily get to the check box.
                                      To solve this the dialog box must be horizontally scrollable or the file name needs to be truncated or the dialog box needs to be resizable.
                                      Simplest to to truncate long file names in this dialog box

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                                      • Add a Stock Wish List - A list of Stocks to look further into

                                        It would be great to:
                                        0) Create a further review stock list
                                        1) That list could be a portfolio but stocks in a portfolios require that an SSG has been done. Perhaps The Wish List is better in another new list.
                                        2) Have a check box in the search tool to add a stock to the further review list.
                                        3) Enter a table of stocks (from a comma separated text list) that have been found outside of the SSG into the further review list
                                        4) Add a quick preview Data for like one in the stock screen search list.

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                                        • Add an option to the FILE menu to allow for "Add to a Portfolio"

                                          When completing a study that we want to add to an existing portfolio or watch list, it would be helpful (and simpler) if the user could do that directly from the study, instead of having to return to the list of portfolios and then edit the portfolio to add the stock.

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