Give thanks to your creator that you only sold 1 contract. Short puts have been the death of many traders. Take your medicine and move on.
I need to point out on this thread the fact that when asked directly if he had compromising material on Donald Trump, Putin never said no.
Which frequently contains the most useful words embraced by both politicians and capital managers: IF and COULD
You have a number of things working against you.
First, the big jump in volatility is going to really screw the greeks short term, and good...
Yes, backtesting can be very useful.
I am on year three of a very robust system that has conformed perfectly to initial backtesting I completed...
If you want to make directional bets, then trade the underlying. And if you can't afford to trade the underlying, then don't trade.
The fact that you have another income means this is a great time for stress-free training.
Assuming that your goal is, as you say, to "evolve" as...
Much will depend on how your broker handles stop orders, and how you ask your broker to handle them. Are they hidden?
But a market order that...
It's likely that your broker updated the conversion of shares, but hasn't yet updated the share price.
I would also suggest that you don't make yourself a slave to intraday data. There are many good strategies to be had using daily data, especially...
0 slippage in ES, huh?
Famous last words.
A very good idea to set a realistic deadline and stick with it. Take the shot, but don't find yourself 5 years down the road still dicking with...
Most likely a single entry with the position still open. ;-)
Buying is easy. You'll find that it's the selling part that's the bitch.
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And so begins the Space Force.
And you were expecting Morgan Stanley to say...what?
Why wouldn't they be happy to help defense contractors spend our taxpayer dollars.
You question presupposes that anyone other than John Bollinger actually uses Bollinger bands.
I note that he busted his trading account twice when he started out, then just kept coming back. Obviously he learned his lessons well.
Very high volatility and/or very low volume are major contributors.
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