Indices Trading Open Buy and Sell on MT4 Indices Charts?
To open a buy or a sell indices trade on the MT4 stock indexes trading platform - open the Market Watch Window, Select the Indices Trading Symbol you want to open a Indices Trade with, open the stock indices chart of the trading instrument symbol by double clicking on the indices quote, then from the stock indices chart open a indices buy or sell indices trade using the MT4 order window shown below:
Place New Order on Tools Menu in MT4
A new buy or sell order to buy or sell indices can be found on the tools menu within the MT4 Indices Trading Platform. The "New Order" button for placing a new trade transaction on the MetaTrader 4 stock indexes trading platform is shown below. (Short Cut Keyboard Keys “F9”)
Indices Trading Buy and Sell on MT4 Indices Charts? - Buy and Sell Order on MetaTrader 4 Indices Charts
Buy or Sell Order on MT4
As a indices trader, once you select the new order button as illustrated above the following trade order popup window will appear. This popup includes the settings for placing a new indices trade.
Select Buy to open a Buy Trade
Select Sell to open a Sell Trade
The Following Settings are specified for placing a new indices order:
- Symbol - Specify the instrument to be traded.
- Volume - The Number of Lots to be transacted
- Stop Loss Stock Indexes Order - Set Stop Loss Indices Trading Order, This option can be set after opening the trade, or for pending indices trading orders
- Take Profit Stock Indexes Order - Set Take Profit Indices Trading Order, This option can be set after opening the trade, or for pending indices trading orders
- Type: Market Execution or Pending Indices Trading Order
- Sell by Market - Open a Sell Trade
- Buy by Market - Open a Buy Trade
To Buy at current stock indexes price select the Buy by Market button
To Sell at current stock indexes price select the Sell by Market button