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Activation Rule orders create orders that are activated only when your custom time/price criteria are met.
Learn how to increase your position size when your strategy rules and conditions are triggered multiple times while a position is open.
Use the TradeStation TradeManager Analysis Window to analyze your trading performance.
Use the TradeStation Basket Order Window to set up, execute and save a predetermined group of long and short orders.
Learn how to quickly place entry and exit orders by clicking and dragging orders directly within a TradeStation Chart Analysis window with the Chart Trading indicator.
The ability to trade multiple symbols simultaneously can help you manage your trades more efficiently.
Many of the fields and settings in TradeStation’s Order Bar may be customized to accommodate the orders you place most often. Fields such as quantity, duration and routing may be given default settings that best suit you. These fields and settings may be customized separately for each of the four asset classes in TradeStation: equities, options, futures and forex.
TradeManager notifies you of order status events (orders placed, filled, etc.) in real time.
Use the TradeStation TradeManager to manage your opened orders and positions.
Learn how to search all available options for an optionable stock to find the best position today for your market outlook.
A very efficient way to set a protective stop before entering a trade is to use an Order-Sends-Order (OSO) in TradeStation.
Use Market Depth window to prepare, place and monitor orders, as well as follow open positions.
With Order-Sends-Orders (OSOs), you can place protective exit orders at the same time as entry orders.
Average True Range, a measure of volatility, can be used to set trailing stop amounts.
Reduce the potential risk of a bad tick triggering your stop or if touched order using these order entry preferences.
A strategy component that contains an entry command can be restricted to exit Only. See this and other 'On/Off' settings in the format strategies dialog that add flexibility to the use of strategy components.
Place orders during quiet market activity to take advantage of support and resistance levels.
Learn how to monitor and interpret foreign currency balances in the TradeManager window when trading international futures markets.
There are times when it helps to use a technical analysis exit for a position taken via the Matrix or Order Bar. This can be done with strategy automation and TradeStation’s ability to incorporate your real-world position in the strategy calculations.
Staged Orders allow you to prepare multiple orders but place only those pertinent to price action.
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