hard stop


Investment technique that triggers an automatic stop and sell order of an underlying security if a predetermined price level have been achieved. A hard stop is put into place when the initial investment is made and does not kick in until the price level has been reached.

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You may want to try and use a hard stop strategy if you think that will help you earn more profit.

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He placed a hard stop on his order. He wanted to make sure once the price was reached the order would be placed and executed.

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Rick Ross purchased several thousand shares of GROW when marijuana was legalized. Rick placed a hard stop on these shares at $250. He purchased these shares for $1 and felt that $249 profit/share was all that he wanted out of this purchase.

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