I'm looking at my trading summary over the last two months and I see an expected profit number but I'm not sure exactly what it means. Also, what precisely is the profit factor? I understand the terms in general but not how they're measured so I don't know how to interpret the numbers I see. Is there a number to shoot for?

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**Profit Factor:**</TD><TD colSpan=2>**2.60**</TD><TD colSpan=4>**Expected Payoff:**</TD><TD>**30.03**</TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE>Squid