win/loss ratio

Definition

Used to determine the success rate and probability of future success of stock traders. It is calculated by dividing the number of winning stock trades by the number of losing trades.

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The win/loss ratio of our trader was outstanding which certainly provided some insight to the future value of his trading.

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You should try to make sure that you have accurately forecasted your predicted win/loss ratio so that you are prepared for whatever comes.

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After dividing the number of winning stock trades by losing, the stock trader decided his win/loss ratio was not in his favour and decided to start a new career as a baker.

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