CFDs are complex instruments and come with a high risk of losing money rapidly due to leverage. 76.50% of retail investor accounts lose money when trading CFDs with this provider. You should consider whether you understand how CFDs work and whether you can afford to take the high risk of losing your money.

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Stock trading scenarios

STOCK
TSLA
ENTRY PRICE
$200 per stock
TRADE SIZE
100 stocks
TRADE VALUE
$200 ×100 =$20,000
REQUIRED MARGIN (5:1)
$20,000 / 5 = $4,000
Going long (buy)
Going short (sell)

Your research tells you that TSLA’s stock price is going to rise.

SCENARIO A

EXIT PRICE

$202 per stock

 

PROFIT/LOSS

=(Exit price - entry price) x Trade size

=(202 -200) ×100

=2 ×100

=200

Hidden Span
Profit $200
SCENARIO B

EXIT PRICE

$198 per stock

 

PROFIT/LOSS

=(Exit price - entry price) x Trade size

=(198 -200) ×100

=-2 ×100

=-200

Hidden Span
Loss $200

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