Term for getting out of a speculative trade at breakeven by doubling down at a better price and then liquidating the position at the average of the two prices.
I was long from 18 so I doubled down at 17 and sold it all out at 17.5 for a pnoy scratch.
Whilst trading futures contract spreads, the act of buying or selling one side of the spread and then holding the other as an outright future in order to shore up what was a staggering loss. Named in honor of the trader Chris Chacon.
The only chance you've got it put up a chacon leg to get out of it.
Whilst trading futures contracts, trading a spread or outright contract unhedged.
I just got out of my September hedge so I've holding these Junes bareback.