Position Sizing

Position Sizing

The dollar amount of an investment. When determining a position sizing, an investor usually accounts for his/her own risk tolerance and the total amount he/she has to invest. One may think of position sizing as the dollar amount of the part of a portfolio in a single security. See also: Risk capital.
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We were firing on all cylinders: adjusting the portfolio balance based on market direction and strength, going long relative strength, shorting relative weakness, and consistently applying risk management and proper position sizing.
He addresses key issues like position sizing and risk control, which are critical to trading success, but often under emphasized in other trading literature.
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My position sizing will adjust for the width of the stop so that notional risk is reasonable.
Risk-adjusted, return-based position sizing to create the portfolio that is a true representation of the firm's research.
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