Futures Trading Terms Glossary

TRAILING STOP ORDER

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Trailing Stop Order×

This special order type allows the trader to profit from favorable movement in the market while having the protection of a Stop order. But it frees the trader from having to constantly monitor the market and repetitively cancel/replace a regular Stop.