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limit order

  1. X

    Limit order

    I placed an limit price at $12 but then I got email saying I have bought it at $10. Which I am not complaining cause it is cheaper, I just wanted to know why?
  2. Eddie_E

    Making a quick limit order out of market hours?

    Hi, I'm new to out of hours trading and I just want to clear a few things up that I can't seem to find relevant answers. For example, a stock I'm watching posts a positive report before the market opens. I go to put a limit order in but the indicative price has gone up as other orders are...
  3. R

    Limit Order Question

    Hi, Here's the hypothetical: Say I buy Stock x for $1.00. I place two sell limit orders for $1.20 and $1.50, at some point in the future the company releases very positive news, news that makes the stock open the next trading day at $2.00. Now, do my sell limit orders get executed at...
  4. S

    A basic question about order type

    There are market and limit I think market is the "current price". limit if the price you want, right? I think I am right, just want to make sure.
  5. M

    Ask, Last, Bid Parameters In Order Types (Market, Limit, Stop)

    Hi, My question is related to any trading platform and any country's stock market. 3 types of orders exist and two situations so we have 6 combinations: 1. Limit order, buying 2. Limit order, selling 3. Stop order, buying 4. Stop order, selling 5. Market order, buying 6. Market...