SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: Len Yates, Optionvue Systems, International: Earnings Plays and Horizontal Skew

November 13th, 2014 Today Len Yates, founder of Optionvue Systems International, returns to the Options Tribe to discuss earnings plays and the new horizontal skew model that was  recently built into OptionVue’s  Software. 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. Options Tribe meetings are generally free to the public and are held every Tuesday at 5:00PM Read more [...]

A Successful Trader Who Made A Late Career Change

November 12th, 2014 The other week I presented at #Stocktoberfest the @Stocktwits event masterminded by @howardlindzon. My presentation was titled: 8 Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading. Below is part 6 of the video series reconstructing my presentation. In this video Mike discusses: 1) An anecdote of a successful trader who made a late career change to trading successfully 2) If you hate your job and want to trade a proper path 3) Options trading as a possible career You can sign up for our free daily trading video here! Mike Bellafiore is the Co-Founder of SMB Capital and SMBU, which provides trading education in Read more [...]

The Bionic Trader

November 12th, 2014 The other week I presented at #Stocktoberfest the @Stocktwits event masterminded by @howardlindzon. My presentation was titled: 8 Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading. Below is part 5 of the video series reconstructing my presentation. In this video Mike discusses: 1) How to use technology to improve your discretionary trading. 2) The importance of building signals for your best trades. 3) How one trader went from Consistently Negative Trader to profitable by being bionic. You can sign up for our free daily trading video here! Mike Bellafiore is the Co-Founder of SMB Capital and SMBU, which provides Read more [...]

Options Trading for Income with John Locke for November 10, 2014

November 11th, 2014

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The Seven Lessons I’ve Learned

November 10th, 2014 The Seven Lessons I’ve Learned Over the past several years of writing about trading and investing, psychology and self-development, there are a few things that seem to come up over and over. When I started out, I just wanted to share what I found interesting and what I had learned in my career journey. But after some time, as I noticed that I was writing about the same topics over and over, I realized that there were a few core themes that I had learned and that struck me and my readers as the most important ones. Too often, we put too much emphasis on things that are not very important or that don’t help us in our journey. Read more [...]

Top 20 Books to Improve your Thinking as a Trader and Investor

November 9th, 2014 *****David Blair, The Crosshairs Trader, is a blogger/trader/educator who does a wonderful job of sharing research on elite performance and how it relates to trading. Below is his latest post for the SMB trading community.***** — Editor’s Note I am often asked to share my favorite stock trading books.  Although I do have a shelf dedicated to the important technical aspect of trading, the rest of my library is devoted to what I believe has always been the most critically important subject for successful trading.  Until recently, it is a subject that has been passively discussed, oftentimes merely treated as a footnote in Read more [...]

Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading – The Partner Rips (Video)

November 7th, 2014 Last week I presented at #Stocktoberfest the @Stocktwits event masterminded by @howardlindzon.  My presentation was titled: 8 Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading.  Below is part 4 of the video series reconstructing my presentation. In this video Mike discusses: 1) Larges losses an SMB partner was taking in afterhours trading 2) The importance of understanding your edge 3) The necessity to eliminate trades where you do not have an edge based on statistics 4) Even the best traders must eliminate some trades from their quiver You can sign up for our free daily trading video here! Mike Bellafiore Read more [...]

Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading – A Trader’s Treasure Hunt for Edge (Video)

November 6th, 2014 Last week I presented at #Stocktoberfest the @Stocktwits event masterminded by @howardlindzon.  My presentation was titled: 8 Ideas from the Prop Desk to Improve Your Trading.  Below is part 3 of the video series reconstructing my presentation. In this video below Mike discusses: 1) The importance of reviewing your past trades to find your trading edge 2) The value of learning which time frames you trade best 3) The possibility that there may be a lot of good in the trading of even a Consistently Negative Trader 4) An anecdote of a successful trader, once under-performing, and exactly how he became good You Read more [...]
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