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Sun May 17

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 7:01 PM

Re: Rejected orders

Shawn,

Never had an order fill over several days, so not sure.

I have had an order partially fill, then mid day get good news and a pop in price and I had to move the rest of my order to the higher price. On those occasions I paid [more]

Sat May 16

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 3:45 PM

Re: Rejected orders

Who is your broker? At Folio, I put in a limit buy/sell order for low volume micro cap stocks , and it regularly gets broken up into 3 or 4 orders all filled at my limit price.

Same goes for my 401k account at schwab. They actually show how [more]

Thu May 7

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 12:42 AM

Re: Foreign ETF Rotation Screen

http://www.datahelper.com/mi/search.phtml

sorry I ment to attach this link to data helper search if you didn't have it. Bookmark it, its an amazing tool for our MI [more]

Wed May 6

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 2:52 PM

Re: Foreign ETF Rotation Screen

Use data helper MI search and look for posts written by Zeelotes subject RTW. RTW uses a half dozen plus foreign ETF along with the standard US and bond ETF.

Peace,
Opihi

Wed Apr 29

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 4:47 PM

Re: Best discount broker for sub-$5 trades?

FolioFn is what alot of people use to implement MI. For $300 per year I am able to trade MI screens in 5 account. 1 IRA, 1 Roth, 1 education account, and 2 cash accounts. Smaller accounts hold 12-15 stocks, larger accounts hold 24 positions, so alot [more]

Wed Apr 8

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 10:00 PM

Re: trailing stop loss on SPY

Yup Mungo, thats the one.
I would've never though of searching 'tax'. I was searching for hedge and futures and long term RSP. I did search for your name, but had trouble filtering through all your amazing prolific posts. Lots of golden tidbits [more]

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 2:01 PM

Re: trailing stop loss on SPY

A while back someone posted a strategy where you remained always long SPY/RSP and then hedged your downside using mini futures when market conditions weren't favorable. Most of the time the hedges lost, but when they did win, they won big. The losses [more]

Thu Mar 5

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opihiman911 replied to the Mechanical Investing board. 3:39 PM

Re: K-1's and YLDEARNYEAR

FWIW, I used to avoid MLP and LLP K1 stocks that were in my taxable accounts. I kept buying them in my IRA because of the tax defered status. After watching several of the K1 stocks that I owned in IRA do very well with both pure capital appreciation [more]

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