Create a limit order and sell short

How do I do this?

I would like to create a limit order and sell short when the stock price hits that limit. My understanding is self.LimitOrder would buy long. 

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there are some examples in library. when you click on the community tab on the right you see a link to some examples.


Algorithm Examples



I tried searching. Didn't find any. I could only find limit orders of buying long. Not selling shorts. Can you point me to a link.


selling shorts is only with a minus :)

instead of buying you sell it :):)

limitorder example algos



just click on one example and you get to the whole code/example



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