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  1. How does a stop-loss order work, and what price is used to trigger the order?

    A stop-loss order, or stop order, is a type of advanced trade order that can be placed with most brokerage houses. The order ...
  2. What's the difference between a stop and a limit order?

    Different types of orders allow you to be more specific about how you'd like your broker to fulfill your trades. When you ...
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