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SMB Trade of the Week: PLUG

Mar 23rd, 2014 | By | Category: Mike Bellafiore's (Bella's) Blogs, Reading the Tape, SMB on TV, Trade of the Week
Mike Bellafiore, author of the “trading classic” One Good Trade and The PlayBook, talks about his SMB Trade of the Week in $PLUG. This stock was highly in-play this past week, presenting some great trading action which the desk was able to take advantage of. Highlights from this trade: 1) There were many variables involved in this trade - the big picture, technicals, reading the tape, intraday fundamentals and intuition. 2) A tweet from Citron was the news catalysts that triggered a significant move down in the stock. 3) Topping action was seen in PLUG which turned into the real short setup, below the 10.80 level. 4) Read more [...]


Trading in a State of Flow

Mar 20th, 2014 | By | Category: SMB on TV, SMB Video Blogs, Trader Development, Trading Lesson
Mike Bellafiore, co-founder of SMB Capital, spoke to students at Pace University about trading and the need to start early while they’re in college if they want to get an edge in trading. In this short clip Bella discusses the concept of being in a state of flow. Flow by Mihály Csíkszentmihályi is a must-read book. A state of flow occurs when you become so involved in something that time seems to stand still. You are present. Do something that makes sense to you. Think about this idea when you are trading. To read more about SMB’s college trading programs, click here—and enjoy the video! You can be Read more [...]


Trading’s Anomaly

Mar 9th, 2014 | By | Category: College Students Programs, Mike Bellafiore's (Bella's) Blogs, SMB on TV, SMB Video Blogs, Trader Development
Mike Bellafiore, co-founder of SMB Capital, spoke to students at Pace University about trading and the need to start early while they're in college if they want to get an edge in trading. Mike explains the anomaly in trading: just because you can walk on the field of trading doesn't mean you should do it. Enjoy the video! You can be better tomorrow than you are today! Mike Bellafiore One Good Trade The PlayBook No relevant positions Read more [...]


The Broken Wing Butterfly Trade

Mar 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Options Education, Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB on TV, SMB Video Blogs
In this video presentation, Seth Freudberg, SMBU’s Director of Options Training, explains the weekly broken wing butterfly trade, a powerful market-neutral strategy that is a favorite of options trading professionals. 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 Read more [...]


SMB’s Mike Bellafiore Speaks with Students at Pace University

Mar 5th, 2014 | By | Category: SMB on TV, SMB Video Blogs, Trader Development
Mike Bellafiore, co-founder of SMB Capital, spoke to students at Pace University about trading and the need to start early while they're in college if they want to get an edge in trading. To read more about SMB's college trading programs, click here—and enjoy the video! You can be better tomorrow than you are today! Mike Bellafiore One Good Trade The PlayBook No relevant positions Read more [...]


PlayBook Checkup: $CHTR

Mar 1st, 2014 | By | Category: SMB on TV, SMB Video Blogs, Trader Development, Trading Lesson
Below is our newest installment of the 2014 edition of The PlayBook Checkup with Bella, author of One Good Trade and The PlayBook. During these sessions a trade archived by a Junior Trader from our desk will be reviewed by Bella. Attendance is free for SMBU Tools subscribers, who can also ask questions during the event. In this video a Junior Trader talks about a trade he made in $CHTR. We hope you enjoy this PlayBook video. (You can also get access to all the PlayBook Checkups here.) You can be better tomorrow than you are today! Mike Bellafiore One Good Trade The PlayBook No relevant positions Read more [...]


Trading Lesson: Why Short on a Large Gap Down? $RAX

Feb 11th, 2014 | By | Category: SMB on TV, Steven Spencer (Steve's) Blogs
In this video I explain why 37 was a good risk/reward short trade in RAX today. The conversation took place during our AM Meeting in which I prepare our traders and subscribers to trade the Open. Less than 50 spots remain for a 14 Day FREE Trial to all of our trading and mentoring tools. Steven Spencer is the co-founder of SMB Capital and SMB University which provides trading education in stocks, options, forex and futures. He has traded professionally for 17 years. His email address is: sspencer@smbcap.com. Steven Spencer is currently long RAX, ADBE, BLOX, CROX, SBUX, SWKS, WFM, YHOO Read more [...]


Market Commentary and Analysis

Feb 5th, 2014 | By | Category: SMB on TV, Steven Spencer (Steve's) Blogs
In this short clip from our AM Meeting I break down recent SPY action and discuss my thought process for possible trading scenarios. Also highlighted two In Play stocks ARMH and TWTR with possible trading scenarios. Steven Spencer is the co-founder of SMB Capital and SMB University which provides trading education in stocks, options, forex and futures. He has traded professionally for 17 years. His email address is: sspencer@smbcap.com. Steven Spencer is currently long TWTR and short SPY Read more [...]