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Stop hunting

Discussion in 'Traders Glossary' started by Pharaoh, Jun 30, 2008.

  1. Pharaoh

    Pharaoh Colonel

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    This is a very nasty trick some brokers play. The brokerage manipulates the price when it gets close to someone's stop (or to where a large number of people have a stop) and create an an artificial spike just large enough to cause orders to be stopped out.
     

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