Articles on: Trades

Example: Entering a covered call

We're going to add a covered call manually.

Head to the trades page (
Click 'Add trades'
Search for the stock ticker
You can now add your trade using either the single leg option or the multi-leg. Multileg just makes it quicker if you're trading multiple legs.

Either will work and multi-leg is added primarily for people trading lots of contracts.

Single Leg entry (adding 1 leg at a time)

First add your stock purchase as in this animation:

Second enter the call that you sold as the animation below shows

You can now view this position on the trades table

Multi-leg entry (adding multiple legs at the same time

Head to the multi-leg tab

Follow the guide in the animation below.

Updated on: 07/02/2023

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