An order that acts as a Trigger to generate a limit order when a security trades at a specified price, called the stop price. To place a stop limit order, a trader enters two prices: the stop, which triggers the automatic order and the limit price, which specifies the price at which the security should be bought or sold. Compare to stop order.
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