Date/Time: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 08:50:27 +0000
Can quantity to order be in a dollar amount divided by price?
|trader2017 - Posts: 40|
Hello, I'm looking for a way to send orders to IB for a quantity that $2,000 would buy. For example, if the stock was $20 then the order would be for 100, if the stock was $40 then the quantity would be 50. To close it, it would have to close the existing position since the stock would most likely be trading at a different price and dividing $2,000 by the new price would not match the opening order quantity. Thanks.
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 61794
This is not something that is currently supported but longer-term we will look into it.
It is possible to develop something like this as a custom study by controlling the order quantity:
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Date Time Of Last Edit: 2017-11-24 21:12:03
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