Spread Betting on Burberry Shares (BRBY)

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A Guide to Financial Spread Betting on Burberry

As an example, let's assume that you go on the FinancialSpreads site and are presented with:

  Burberry Rolling Cash Sell

1848.7
Buy

1852.3


Here is a brief example of how the market works

Market:Burberry Rolling Cash
The Quote:1848.7p - 1852.3p
How the Trade Works:You can bet on the Burberry Rolling Cash market to go:

  Spread Betting Above 1852.3p, or
  Spread Betting Below 1848.7p

This spread betting market is a Rolling market so it does not have a final closing date. If you haven't closed your trade and the trading session ends then your trade will automatically roll over into the next trading day.

Note that if a trade rolls over then you will normally either be debited or credited for overnight financing based on the direction of your trade. For more information see Rolling Spread Bets.
Trading Units:Spread bets on the Burberry market are priced in £x per penny price movement.

E.g. if Burberry moves 30p then you would win / lose 30 multiples of your stake.
Stake per Unit:You choose how much you are going to trade per penny, e.g. £1 per penny, £4 per penny, £15 per penny etc.
Staking Example:If your stake is £5 per penny and Burberry moves by 26p, you would gain or lose £5 per penny x 26p = £130.


Worked Spread Trading Example - Going Long of Burberry

Online spread betting on the UK equity to rise

You Now Select Whether to Buy or Sell: Burberry to move:

  Spread Betting Above 1852.3p? or
  Spread Betting Below 1848.7p?

You Might Decide to Go Long:   Spread Betting Above 1852.3p
You Select How Much to Risk, Selecting: £3 per penny
Now What?
  • You make a gain of £3 for every penny Burberry goes above 1852.3p
  • You will make a loss of £3 for each penny Burberry decreases lower than 1852.3p
When Speculating on a Market to Rise Your Trading P&L = (Closing Price - Initial Price) x stake
 
Trading Situation 1
Burberry moves higher and the spread trading market is revised and changes to 1905.1p - 1908.7p, i.e. the market moves to:   1905.1   1908.7
Take a Profit? You could decide to let your position run or close it to lock in your profit. In this case you opt to settle your bet by selling at 1905.1p.
Your Trading P&L = (Closing Price - Initial Price) x stake
(1905.1p - 1852.3p) x £3 per penny
52.8p x £3 per penny
Your Trading P&L = £158.40 profit
 
Trading Situation 2
Burberry decreases and the financial spread betting market is moved to 1808.8p - 1812.4p:   1808.8   1812.4
Limit Your Loss? At this point, you could opt to leave your trade open or close it, i.e. close your position to restrict your losses. In this example you opt to close your bet and sell the market at 1808.8p.
Your Trading P&L = (Closing Price - Initial Price) x stake
(1808.8p - 1852.3p) x £3 per penny
-43.5p x £3 per penny
Your Trading P&L = -£130.50 loss


Worked Trading Example - Going Short of Burberry

Spread trading on the UK equity to fall

You Now Consider Whether to Buy or Sell: Burberry going:

  Spread Betting Above 1852.3p? or
  Spread Betting Below 1848.7p?

Let's Assume You Sell:   Spread Betting Below 1848.7p
You Choose Your Stake Size, Let's Say You Choose: £2 per penny
So Now What Happens?
  • You will make a loss of £2 for each penny Burberry moves above 1848.7p
  • You make a gain of £2 for each penny Burberry decreases below 1848.7p
When Selling a Spread Bet Your Trading P&L = (Initial Price - Closing Price) x stake
 
Trading Situation 3
Burberry drops and the market is adjusted and moved to 1750.3p - 1753.9p. So you would see this on Financial Spreads:   1750.3   1753.9
Close for a Profit? You can opt to leave your bet open or close it, i.e. close your spread bet for a profit. In this example you decide to close your trade and buy the market at 1753.9p.
Your Trading P&L = (Initial Price - Closing Price) x stake
(1848.7p - 1753.9p) x £2 per penny
94.8p x £2 per penny
Your Trading P&L = £189.60 profit
 
Trading Situation 4
Burberry climbs and the spread betting market is revised and is set at 1923.3p - 1926.9p. I.e.   1923.3   1926.9
Limit the Loss?You can choose to leave your trade open or close it, i.e. close your trade and limit your losses. In this case you choose to close your position by buying at 1926.9p.
Your Trading P&L = (Initial Price - Closing Price) x stake
(1848.7p - 1926.9p) x £2 per penny
-78.2p x £2 per penny
Your Trading P&L = -£156.40 loss

Where Can I Practice Financial Spread Betting on Burberry?

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The Practice Account is not restricted to the above market; investors can also gain experience with a range of FX rates, commodities, stocks and stock market indices.

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More on Burberry Group plc (BRBY)



A common ticker code for Burberry is 'BRBY' however 'BRBY.L' and 'LON:BRBY' are also used.

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