Rather than enter at the market, reach for a fill price even its just 1 tick better. Over time, it will make a difference.
If you are trading the emini SP500, that is $12.50 per tick. Much more than your commission you are paying now. If you can do this 20 times a day, that would be what we call positive slippage of $250 a day. This adds up over time.
We have the Hot Key on the Go Fish Pro, which has this function, or you can use the Ninja Trader DOM to get your price. HOLD YOUR GROUND!
Go Fish Pro Hot Key can be set up as you want them. You can change the quantity and ticks back to your desire.
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