Every successful transaction you make (buy, sell, short or cover) is counted as a trade. Open and cancelled orders do not count against your trade limit. Dividends and stock splits do not count as trades.
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- I am getting the message “order total $x.xx + open position total $x.xx must not exceed maximum position size $x.xx” when trying to make a trade. what does this mean?
- What is System Cancelled in Order History?
- I bought XXX amount of shares, but I got YYY amount of shares. Why?
- ABC Stock is only $1.00 but your site has it listed at $10.00. What gives?
- Limits / Stops / Trailing orders - Why didn't it execute?
- The price paid is different from the preview price.
- How do i dispute a trade?
- I placed an order, but I can't find it in my open positions. Why not?
- Why can't I place an order?
- Is day trading allowed?