Opening Short Position
This page will show you how to open short stocks & options positions. STO (Sell to Open) is the trigger to open short sell positions.
To open your short stock position, use the trigger
STOfollowed by the ticker and use
@before your price.
To open your short options position, use the trigger
BTOfollowed by the ticker, then the expiration date using MM/DD format, your strike price, and either attaching
pto it or specifying
Note: You can use single digit months, but days always need to be double digits. I.e. 6/01