Does SmartStops perform better then Tradestops?

A subscriber who has been recently evaluating both services, shared the following with us after deciding that Tradestops was just not alerting him soon enough to elevated risk. Here are four examples with AAPL – Apple, MSFT – Microsoft, ISRG – Intuitive Surgical and PG – Proctor & Gamble.     You draw the conclusions.   Click Image to Enlarge Click Image to Enlarge Click Image to Enlarge Click Image to Enlarge ×...

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...