helpme_please's Recent Activity

  1. helpme_please replied to the thread Avoid Portfolio Managers Who Are on a Streak — Whether Hot or Cold.

    This is shocking. How did he keep his job for so long?

    Nov 14, 2018 at 5:40 AM
  2. helpme_please replied to the thread Avoid Portfolio Managers Who Are on a Streak — Whether Hot or Cold.

    This problem affects all of us. When on a losing streak, do revenge trades to make a comeback. When on a winning streak, relax on risk...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 6:53 PM
  3. helpme_please replied to the thread Interactive Brokers stop order not executed !.

    I think I probably know what happened. You did not enable "allow order to run outside regular trading hours". This happened to me for...

    Nov 13, 2018 at 6:17 AM
  4. helpme_please replied to the thread Is commission for IB API orders higher than normal orders?.

    I found it here. Search for "API". https://www.interactivebrokers.com/en/index.php?f=1590&p=stocks1

    Nov 11, 2018 at 5:55 PM
  5. helpme_please liked rb7's post in the thread Is commission for IB API orders higher than normal orders?.

    For futures, it's the same price with or without API.

    Nov 11, 2018 at 11:01 AM
  6. helpme_please liked sprstpd's post in the thread Is commission for IB API orders higher than normal orders?.

    I'm pretty sure it is only higher if you direct the order to a specific exchange. If you select IB's SMART router, then the commission...

    Nov 11, 2018 at 8:27 AM
  7. helpme_please posted a new thread.

    Is commission for IB API orders higher than normal orders?

    For stocks, commission for IB API orders are higher at USD0.075 per share. How about for international stocks such as those in Hong Kong...

    Forum: Automated Trading

    Nov 11, 2018 at 4:15 AM
  8. helpme_please replied to the thread And so it begins....

    I am interested to know if human active managers outperform machine-driven algorithmic factor strategies in Oct 2018.

    Nov 10, 2018 at 8:38 PM
  9. helpme_please replied to the thread America’s Most Lucrative Portfolio Management Jobs.

    Human weaknesses when it comes to money matters.

    Nov 10, 2018 at 9:23 AM
  10. helpme_please replied to the thread GTC limit order on IB platform cannot execute outside RTH?.

    Interactive Brokers has been a good platform for futures so far, particularly when it comes to pricing. However, it is a complex...

    Nov 8, 2018 at 6:54 PM
  11. helpme_please replied to the thread GTC limit order on IB platform cannot execute outside RTH?.

    I will answer my own question. I have confirmed with Interactive Brokers support staff that GTC limit orders can be filled outside of RTH.

    Nov 8, 2018 at 6:51 PM
  12. helpme_please replied to the thread GTC limit order on IB platform cannot execute outside RTH?.

    This makes sense. I just verified through paper trading in the paper account. I presume the option "allow order to be filled outside of...

    Nov 7, 2018
  13. helpme_please liked guru's post in the thread GTC limit order on IB platform cannot execute outside RTH?.

    AFAIK, all hours when futures are traded are trading hours, so you can always take profit. Only for stop-loss orders IB allows you to...

    Nov 7, 2018
  14. helpme_please posted a new thread.

    GTC limit order on IB platform cannot execute outside RTH?

    I am using Interactive Brokers TWS platform. I have 1 ES futures contract. I want to place a profit-target GTC sell limit on this ES...

    Forum: Order Execution

    Nov 7, 2018