SMB Options

April 21, 2014 Locke In Your Success Weekly Market and Position Update

Apr 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments, Guest Blog, John Locke, Options Education, SMB Options, Systems Development, Systems Trading, Trading Ideas, Trading Lesson, Trading Psychology, Trading Theory
No relevant positions Risk disclaimer M21 purchase link http://smbcap.net/m21sale John Locke Be sure to visit our trading blog! www.lockeinyoursuccess.com And check out these great videos! May Group Mentoring Open House Part 1 May Group Mentoring Open House Part 2 Bearish Butterfly Trade Simulated March Bearish Butterfly Review M3 Trading Strategy May and June Bearish Butterfly Strategies Butterfly Trading with Deep in the Money Calls to Control Deltas M3 Trading System   Learn to trade the M3, Bearish Butterfly and ROCK trading systems! http://www.bearishbutterfly.com http://www.m3options.com http://www.smbtraining.com/overview/rock-options-trading-system Read more [...]


Maximizing the Return on Options Credit Spreads

Apr 16th, 2014 | By | Category: Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB Options, Trader Development
In this video presentation, Seth Freudberg, SMBU’s Director of Options Training, explains the best way to optimize the returns on credit spreads. Surprisingly, the credit spread which yields the lowest dollar credit  per lot, often presents the trader with the highest return on capital potential. Seth shows you why in this video. Enjoy the video! Seth Freudberg Director, SMB Options Training Program The SMB Options Training Program is an eight-month program designed for novice and intermediate level options traders who are seeking an intensive training process to learn how to trade options spreads for monthly income. Read more [...]


Back Testing an Options Strategy

Apr 16th, 2014 | By | Category: SMB Options, Systems Trading
Note: The following contains hypothetical results; simulated using historic data. As mentioned at a recent SMB Options Tribe meeting; a group of options traders are now working to back test a proprietary momentum signal using a variety of options trades. Several tests have come back with varying results... but we are seeing a common thread for options trades that show low draw downs and smooth returns. The following represents the current best SPX options application for this signal called SPY Detector. (click to enlarge)   We have five other options strategies currently being back tested on these signals. Read more [...]


Can Negative P&L be a Good Thing?

Apr 10th, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments, Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB Options, Trader Development
In this video presentation, Seth Freudberg, SMBU’s Director of Options Training, explains how negative P&L in an options trade can surprisingly be a good thing. Enjoy the video! Seth Freudberg Director, SMB Options Training Program The SMB Options Training Program is an eight-month program designed for novice and intermediate level options traders who are seeking an intensive training process to learn how to trade options spreads for monthly income. For more information on this program contact Seth Freudberg: sfreudberg@smbcap.com. Risk Disclosure No relevant positions Options Learn options Read more [...]


Free Signal for SPX

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: SMB Options, Systems Trading
This coming Tuesday -- April 8th -- I'm going to speak to members of the SMB Options Tribe about the importance of having a pre-determined reason to reduce or remove risk from positive theta positions. In the heat of the moment, its hard to concentrate and make objective decisions. Having 50 years of market statistics behind your decision process makes things a lot easier. I begin every day knowing exactly what will cause me to get out of my positions. My strategies come from countless hours of modeling momentum and price action on decades of market data. This Tuesday, Options Tribe members will learn 3 things: 1) How Read more [...]


Enhancing Iron Condor Returns

Apr 3rd, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments, Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB Options, Trader Development
In this video presentation, Seth Freudberg, SMBU’s Director of Options Training, explains his approach to carefully improving the return potential on iron condors. Seth Freudberg Director, SMB Options Training Program The SMB Options Training Program is an eight-month program designed for novice and intermediate level options traders who are seeking an intensive training process to learn how to trade options spreads for monthly income. For more information on this program contact Seth Freudberg: sfreudberg@smbcap.com. Risk Disclosure No relevant positions Options Learn options spread strategies for Read more [...]


Public Options Webinar: Marc Principato: Currency Options for Profit

Mar 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Options Education, SMB Options
SMBU’s Options Tribe is an online community of options traders dedicated to sharing successful options trading ideas with all of our members worldwide. Each Tuesday, SMBU hosts an options webinar—the Options Tribe—during which veteran options traders and experts in the world of options trading share live presentations. Next week, SMBU’s Marc Principato makes his first appearance on the Options Tribe to discuss his approach to profiting with currency options. Options Tribe meetings are free to the public on the first Tuesday of each month. All other meetings require an annual membership to OptionsTribe.com. Click here Read more [...]


The Triple Butterfly Trade

Mar 21st, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments, Options Education, Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB Options
In this video presentation, Seth Freudberg, SMBU’s Director of Options Training, explains the Triple Butterfly trade, which provides a good example of how options income trades can be successfully adapted to address strong market movements. Seth Freudberg Director, SMB Options Training Program The SMB Options Training Program is an eight-month program designed for novice and intermediate level options traders who are seeking an intensive training process to learn how to trade options spreads for monthly income. For more information on this program contact Seth Freudberg: sfreudberg@smbcap.com. Risk Disclosure No Read more [...]