trailing stop loss

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    Hi, can some one pls help me with a scale in algo in amibroker ?

    Hi fellow traders, i am trying to work a basic bollinger breakout system using an ATR multiple as SL. What i want to do is scale in 3 times if i get multiple buy signals before my ATR SL is hit. below is a copy of my code, will appreciate if someone could help me get the last part, i.e. scaling...
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    Trailing stop loss

    I know that trailing stop loss increases with increasing price according to the values entered. I want to know how does it work in a short selling position. As in a shorting situation the stop loss will be higher than my purchased price, will the trailing stop loss increase with increase in...
  3. Bharat William

    Trading Nifty Futures for intraday

    This was an interesting answer written by one of our frequent forum users, Srinivas. Quoting his method: “The information that I use to take a Nifty futures intraday trade: Nifty close to previous close, immediate levels Nifty could test, Nifty 3 day trend, 5 day trend, 14 day trend, 30 day...
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    Dealing with multiple time-frames in Amibroker for backtests.

    Hi all, I want to generate the signal on an hourly bar , but the trailing stops should run on 1-minute bars since trailing stop on hourly bar wouldn't work in real time. Settings are as follows: Generate signal on hourly bars and trailing stop loss at 0.3% with no fixed target. I don't...
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    Multiple stop losses & profit targets for a number of lots while trading on MCX?

    I have a strategy for MCX commodities. How can I automate it? Let's say I limit buy order for crude oil at 3000 with 4 lots with sl at 2990. I want to sell 1st lot at 3010. When price crosses 3010 then I want to modify my order as followed - sell 2nd lot at 3020 (fixed sl for all...
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    Is overnight trailing stop loss illegal in india?

    I am a big fan of trailing stop losses which will protect our investments and also helps to make some money. The problem in India is we have to manually trail the stop losses and no automatic trailing stop loss function for overnight positions are available. I know only one broker that is...
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    Which discount brokers supply trailing stop loss for overnight positon?

    Whether in India trailing stop loss (not fixed) is available for overnight positional traders? If not why? Does any discount brokers in india planning to introduce trailing stop loss for overnight trader and who are they?
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    Help with Bracket Order on Interactive Brokers

    Hello, I am a novice trader and after studying for some time, I have come to realize that 'bracket orders' are the life blood of intraday traders and scalpers. I have opened an account with IB for the sole reason, that they are the only brokers offering bracket orders in India, but their...
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    Regd. a volativity based stop loss

    Hi Experts, I have recently started trading in Options and have understood the importance of Stop loss recently while I was going some paper trading. :) My idea is to trade in Nifty options with a trailing stop loss. In paper trading I was giving a stop loss value of (current price - Rs...