SmartStops FAQs

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What are SmartStops?
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What if my stock or ETF is not covered by SmartStops?
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What is the difference between an Aggressive and a Conservative SmartStop?
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When do I receive my daily portfolio report emails? How do I use them?
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When do I receive SmartStop Trigger Alerts?
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Why am I not getting my SmartStop daily or QuickAlert emails?
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Is there a limit to the number of SmartStops I can retrieve each day?
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How are stock splits handled?
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Where do I find more information on how to use SmartStops?
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Why does my exit price sometimes move farther away from the stock’s trading price?
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Why does the SmartStops exit-point sometimes move up by a large amount?
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Do SmartStops change every day?
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Do SmartStops cover all stocks?
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Do SmartStops work for ETFs?
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Do SmartStops work for mutual funds?
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After I get stopped out, the price of the stock sometimes bounces. Why?
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My exit was triggered quickly. How do I avoid this?
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What happens when a Stock Gaps down further than my SmartStop on open?
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Where can I find the details of the exit formulas used by SmartStops?
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Does SmartStops prevent me from losing my money?
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Has SmartStops been back-tested?
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How do I set contingent orders with my online broker using SmartStops?
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Will SmartStops tell me what stocks to buy?
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Can I track Options in SmartStops?
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Do I really need to review my SmartStops Daily Email?
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Can I use multiple email addresses or text-message services?
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Can I get real-time alerts?
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Can SmartStops be used for short sales as well?
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How do I cancel my subscription?
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Why do we need reentries?
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Does a SmartStops reentry mean that the particular stock identified is one I should buy?
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Does a SmartStops reentry signal indicate that a stock is going to go up now?
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I own a stock but I do not see any reentry for it. Why is there no reentry showing for this stock?
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How effective are the SmartStops reentries?
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I am using the long term SmartStops signals for my exits. If a reentry is signaled as the result of a previous aggressive exit does that effect my long term position?
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Are the reentries affected by the general trend of the particular stock?
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Are the reentries the same as the 20-day breakout strategy that was used in many of your research examples?
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I have a portfolio of ten stocks and I subscribed to the reentry service but I have not seen any reentries. Why is that?
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What if I reviewed the above FAQs and still have problems?