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2010-06-15 09:23:43

How do you retrieve the entry and exit price for a position?

2010-06-15 12:12:49


Are you referring to the money management tool?

2010-06-15 14:50:39


No, I want to be able to use a rule to manually stop a position and be sure it stops at a certain price.

Sell using limit order at the price of: iff( rule , limit price 1, limit price 2)

the rule is: (low < entry - (entry*0.05)).

How do I retrive the price at which the position was entered?


2010-06-16 14:56:09


Best Answer
In order to perform this, you should use the money management tool:
In the "OnClosePosition" event, add the following code:

MMExitPosition pos = Functions.GetPositionDetails();
TimeSeries low = Data.GetPriceSeries(pos.Symbol, "low");
if(low[0] < pos.EntryPrice - (pos.EntryPrice * 0.05))
double limitPrice1 = low[0]; // Update this field
int orderValid = 10; // 10 days
_TradingOrder order = Orders.LimitOrder(limitPrice1, 0, orderValid);
double limitPrice2 = low[0]; // Update this field
int orderValid = 10; // 10 days
_TradingOrder order = Orders.LimitOrder(limitPrice2, 0, orderValid);

2010-06-17 06:51:30


Thank you so much!!

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