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Yes, I used TOS as a stock screener when I was day trading stocks and screening for pre-market potential movement. My parameters were mainly <$30 stock, good volume (perhaps unusual) and preferably NASDAQ. TOS also has a reasonable overnight news feed that also provided some indication. Also used Finviz, BarChart and some of the exchange sites.
Again my purpose was strictly day trading.
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Speaking of volume and TOS... Do they have average volume yet? That was / is a huge thorn in my side. Simply scanning for stocks with an average volume above x was impossible, as they admitted. Creating a Thinkscript was problematic with respect to the odd output, which was seemingly in scientific notation. At the end of the trading session, I wanted to scan for stocks for let's say at 50% above average volume, among other things.
When I was using it (last year) you could filter a min, max or 'between' volume. It didn't have average volume as it was just kinda a snapshot. Nor did it have a comparison that could result in an 'average'. It was a useful tool to help identify potential runners or sinkers at the open.
I'm not a programmer and never played with scripting. I just try and trade but do appreciate the guys that code the helpful tools.
I think something like Finviz or Barcharts might be able to spit out some scans based on a volume derivative but you would have to talk with them.