My Brokerlink orders are not going through to my broker’s platform from SmartStops

If you are getting any error that indicates an error during “order submittal” for our broker integration which says: Error submitting order for ‘AAPL (or your symbol name)’: This order may result in an oversold/overbought position in your account. Please check your position quantity and/or open orders. That means you should login first to your broker’s platform.  And go to Order Status there to look at all open...

What is the Smart(R) Trailing Stop Approach? How does it work?

Our Smart(R) methodology is a much more sophisticated (though easy-to-use) approach, as it: it adjusts both up and down making it help you stay in the trend longer! the system pre-determines an intelligent trailing price point for the next day’s market,  by tracking the macro trends of the stock market as well as examining the individual factors that have most significance in the equity’s risk profile. different sets of strategies are...

What is Volatility? Manage stock risk properly

Now some in the industry may think volatility is the end all to be all. Like Dr. Richard Smith , founder of Tradestops.com.  His platform touts  its”revolutionary” VQ or Volatility Quotient.   But there’s nothing revolutionary about it.  In fact, there’s been alot published by experts that volatility is not inherently a bad thing.  But don’t take our word for it.  In fact, there are many industry experts out there...

Add a New Symbol to My Portfolio

Sometimes a user can get confused when they go to their My Portfolio page when they have several portfolios set up. If the “ADD TO PORTFOLIO” button is greyed out (as if active it would be a green button), that means you have multiple portfolios set up. And you need to first select the specific portfolio you want to add the symbol into , and then that portfolio will be displayed and the ADD button will become green. With a selected...