Position Size Calculator:
- Provides access to our in-house option position sizing model
Built around our proprietary model that we developed for ourselves and tested on our own capital, the Position Size Calculator optimizes the structure of your portfolio. It implements the logic of combining investments in different time horizons simultaneously.
- Designed to optimize your strategy between short-, medium- and long-term options
The Position Size Calculator finds the golden mean for the duration of your trades. It enables you to truly excel in your options trading by adjusting sizes of positions according to your own view on the market. It pays extra attention to the success of your portfolio in the long run, and makes sure that taking more risk is justified from that perspective.
- Estimates maximum exposure of your positions
It calculates the point at which risking more capital does not bring more profit, no matter how risk-tolerant and brave you are. We strongly suggest using the results from this model as a maximum exposure of your risky positions, rather than reading the results directly. Using less capital for your trades than this tool suggests will likely make you money in the long term.
- Answers the big question: day-trading vs. long term investing -- what's better?
Making a fortune on day-trading is tempting, while growing your capital by buying early in the bull market and sitting tight all the way up to the top is also very attractive. The Position Size Calculator enables you to make use of both of these strategies simultaneously, and boost your profits while keeping the risk at a low level.
Here's how it works:
The Position Size Calculator is a Java-based application and you can take advantage of it using Internet Explorer or the 32-bit installation of Firefox on Windows and using Safari on Mac. Please remember to add www.sunshineprofits.com to your "trusted sites". In Internet Explorer you can do it in Tools -> Internet Options -> Security tab -> Trusted sides -> add http://www.sunshineprofits.com. On Mac it's in System Preferences -> Java -> Security tab -> Exception Site List -> add http://www.sunshineprofits.com.
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