• Allows you to potentially be a more efficient hedger, by placing hedges in the direction of the market.
  • Get in and out of positions quickly, and the computer will generate stop orders that can take you out of losing positions faster. Stop orders will not necessarily limit your losses to intended amounts and volatile market conditions may make it impossible to execute such orders.
  • Can potentially help lower hedge capital needs.
  • Programs have the advantage of following a regimented and disciplined rule set that is required for a more objective and reliable approach to trading.
  • Offer opportunities to benefit in a variety of market or economic conditions.
  • Use a variety of time-frames to hedge both long-term and short-term risk on many different commodity markets.


Gasoline marketers, diesel fuel marketers, grain and livestock producers work with Powerline Group to find automated hedge trading programs that fit their needs. Automated hedge trading programs can potentially make it easier for you to participate in the futures market. The computer is making all the buying and selling decisions for you. An automated program works while you are busy doing other things, like in a meeting or on vacation and you no longer need to feel pressured to keep up with the daily news events that could affect the markets. Just let the computer do it all for you.


Past Performance is not indicative of Future results. The risk of loss in trading futures and/or options is substantial. Each investor must consider whether this is a suitable investment. When trading futures and/or options, it is possible to lose more than the full value of your account. All funds commitied should be risk capital.