Generic Broker: buyStopLimit()

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buyStopLimit()
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buyStopLimit( symbol, quantity, stop, limit [, route] [, expiry] )

Submit a stop/limit order to broker.

Parameters

symbol
the symbol for which to initiate the trade
quantity
the number of shares/contracts
stop
the stop price
limit
the limit price, must be >= stop price
route
optional. the route or exchange for the trade (broker specific)
expiry
optional. expiration for the order:

SB_DAY
SB_GTC
SB_IOC


Usage

buyStopLimit( "IDC"10015.0015.25 );
buyStopLimit( getSymbol(), 
20099.00100.00null, SB_GTC );

 

Interactive Broker Examples

var myStop = getMostRecentTrade().toFixed(4);

var myLimit = myStop + 0.25; 

buyStopLimit(getSymbol(), 100, myStop, myLimit);  // Equities

buyStopLimit(getSymbol(), 1, myStop, myLimit, "GLOBEX", "200506");  // Futures