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  1. Current Assets vs. Current Liabilities

    Are you able to include the CA vs CL ratios to the Ratios Tab?

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      0 comments  ·  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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        • Enhance the Notes Table in SSG Plus to show the notes with new-lines and spacing as formatted when entered.

          One issue I have with the site is that the notes are very hard to read. Would it be possible for you to add some code that provided the same "new-line" and "space" formatting as was entered in the table of notes in SSG?
          (Please note that I realize that the note is displayed correctly in the pop-up box if I click on the note in the table)

          Here is an example of what I am talking about. I would prefer that notes in the notes table appeared as I entered the note.

          Here is how the text appears in…

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          • Add the high PE AND average PE compound annual return to the portfolio summary report.

            In the portfolio report summary add both the high PE compound total return and the average PE compound total return.

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              • 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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                • PERT Report. Allow 'data' to be put into a CSV report allowing user to massage the data.

                  Allow data from the PERT report and Summary to be 'exported' to excel or CSV file for user manipulaton

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                  • 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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                      1 comment  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Provide capability for clubs to share their SSGs via a club portfolio that all club members can access.

                      Two issues: (1) access by all club members (with SSGPlus subscription) to access club's portfolio and (2) individuals in multiple clubs being able to access one single SSG but in multiple, club-designated portfolios.

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                        under review  ·  3 comments  ·  Portfolio or Club Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • 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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                          0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Ticker HeatMap - One for each size of company

                          To supplement the "Small Company" pre-defined screen, it would be nice to have heat-map option to have a separate heat map for each company size -- Large, Medium and Small. Would still like the overall for all studies.

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                          • Add a projected sales growth column to the SSGPlus PERT

                            It would be helpful to have a new column for projected sales growth in the PERT. This would make it easier to compare the last reported quarter's "Sales % Change" column against each company's projected sales growth rate (as entered on the SSG). The PERT already has this capability for actual quarterly YOY and forecasted EPS growth rates.

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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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                                • Adjust width and/or delete rows & columns

                                  The ability for these suggestions would add immense capability to the Stock Screener.

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                                  • Add "Freeze Header Pane" on Pert Report in online tool

                                    Please freeze/lock the column titles on the Pert Report so that it makes it easy not to lose place when scrolling up/down and left-to-right through the companies. Company names are locked on left hand side of sheet; Please lock upper column titles. Thank you.

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                                      0 comments  ·  Portfolio or Club Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • 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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                                        0 comments  ·  Both CoreSSG and SSGPlus  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Re-think Debt to Capital Ratio

                                        Re-think the use of the Debt to Capital Ratio (D/C). Most members don’t understand what capital is. I have always assumed it is a measure of the financial strength of a company. If that’s the case, the ratio ignores the ability of the company to service its debt and its available cash, equivalents and marketable securities. Either make a strong argument for retaining the ratio, or consider other measures of the financial strength of companies in general. Consider using the Debt to Equity Ratio (D/E) or Interest Coverage (or “Times Interest Earned”) as a means to measure the financial strength…

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                                        • Enable Quarterly Data Charting:

                                          Make better use of the “Quarterly Data” tab. I use it regularly, but it is difficult to spot trends in the data without charting it. Being able to download it into Excel would suit my personal needs. Being able to select the data you want to chart and then click a button and have the chart appear would be great. The ultimate would be to be able to do both.

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