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Risking 2 for 1.. probability & the bottom line.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
 
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This tends not to work unless you are hitting 80%. It could work in ZN because you'll almost never get more than 1 tick of slippage. However, then you're risking -3 so...

The math works out a lot better if you're getting 3-6 ticks off risking 2-3. Even then you need a win rate over 45%.

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