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Manually Adjusting Equity

Manual adjustments

If you are manually entering your equity then you can decide on your own timing and method of matching your equity. Many traders do this after each trade closes; other choose to do it at the start or end of each day, while others make their adjustments weekly.

Simply click within the box next to My Equity and enter your value.

If you have many accounts you are working with in the Calculator, remember to use the drop down menu in the upper left to select the right account before you adjust its equity.

Choose the right account here

The best way to use the Calculator is to keep your equity settings matching the equity in your accounts as closely as possible. This is known as Adaptive Position Sizing and has the potential to increase profit for your overall trading, for some traders by 20% – 400%! (Learn More)

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