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Stop-loss Order

Definition: An order to sell a stock at a specified price.

TeenAnalyst Advice: For example, if you own XYZ stock at $40 per share and want to sell it if it drops to $35 per share, you would put in a stop-loss order.  This allows you to minimize your losses because if XYZ dropped to $30 per share, you would have sold it at $55 per share.

We recommend using stop loss orders with your trades.  But don't put an order in for a price that's close to what it's trading at now.  Otherwise, the stock might dip below it in intraday and then rise again.  If that happened, you'd sell it before you wanted to.

 

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Definition of the Day Redemption Price

Redemption Price - The redemption price of an issued stock, preferred stock or, bond known as the redemption value. This means that when you first divested and, purchased a preferred stock, well informed at the time of purchase what the specified price was. The set price of the stock for...

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