Does Anyone Here Cut Losses At 6% Or Below?

Discussion in 'Trading' started by keithclark, Jun 19, 2012.

  1. I'm just wondering.
  2. You mean risk over 6%?
  3. cornix


    2% of an account is about the max loss I afford.
  4. Bored


    2% max risk per trade
  5. mm19


    10 pct.
  6. nursebee


    Long term holdings only now have no stop, have sat thru 20% loss.

    Short term when I did it
    # shares to buy=stop loss dollar amount/volatility stop
    typically was 1/2%