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Started:February 9th, 2012 (07:23 PM) by Twiddle Views / Replies:1,086 / 4
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Old February 9th, 2012, 07:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Market orders vs limit

Hi all,

How many of you go to market when placing an order?

I have found problems with using limit orders and I just want to know what people thinking of jumping straight to market when you want to be in.


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Old February 9th, 2012, 07:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Marketable Limit Order, this has been discussed in perryg's thread.

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I use limit orders at the current bid/offer usually.

I sometimes have orders in the market at certain S/R levels that may be there for hours. But usually when I make a decision to "get in", I immediately just do a buy limit @ offer.


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I always use limit because I feel like I'm chasing if I go market.

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