Automatic alert creation is easy

Automatic alerts can be set for synced positions. Follow the steps below.

  1. Click on your name in the top right corner of TradeStops. Then, click Settings.

TradeStops Settings

  1. Click on the Alerts link in the submenu.
  2. To have alerts added automatically, select “Yes” next to “Create Alerts Automatically” and continue to step 4. Otherwise, click “No” and don’t continue.
  3. Select the alert type you want to use. It can be VQ, SSI, or a 15%, 20%, or 25% trailing stop.

automatic alerts set to Yes

  1. Plus and Premium subscribers can select an alert type for options.
  2. Click the Save button to save your changes.

Read more about Alert types in the article Alerts.

NOTE: Customers who subscribe to TradeStops after April 29, 2015 will have their alerts automatically added to their synchronized positions. The alerts will be either a VQ Trailing Stop for Basic members or a Stock State Indicators for Plus and Premium members. A 25% trailing stop will be added to positions that do not have enough historical data to calculate a VQ or SSI. 

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