Posts Tagged ‘ ten ’

Ten Articles For Sunday

Apr 10th, 2016 | By | Category: General Comments
Bezos on Two Types of Decisions The Lies We Tell Are More Convincing When We Have To Pee Very Cool Earbuds That Could Change Your Perspective on Living In A City A Syrian Refugee Discusses Dealing With ISIS  and Assad The Metrocard Is Going Away Thankfully for Hillary And The Rest of Us Sun Edison’s Implosion Could Impact Solar Projects Globally The CIA Venture Capital Arm Has Invested In Skin Care (Not Kiehl's) 12 Things Learned from Jessican Livingston co-founder Y Combinator School Is To Submit Hording Bee Pollen And Preparing For The Apocalypse   Read more [...]

Free Webinar Today: “Ten Common Pitfalls in Options Trading”

Jan 14th, 2015 | By | Category: Options Education, Seth Freudberg's Blogs, SMB Options
Many have already registered for Seth’s webinar: “Ten Common Pitfalls in Options Trading”. In the webinar, Seth will talk about the key differences between amateur options traders and pros. Seth has personally trained hundreds of options traders and runs SMB’s options trading desk, where all traders are fully funded. Over the last seven years, Seth has mentored many novice part time traders who ultimately became professional options traders. Can you become the next amateur to turn pro? This webinar is Wednesday, January 14th at 4:30 PM Eastern. The webinar is free, however space is limited. Register Now >>>   Options Read more [...]

Top Ten Trading Books

Aug 29th, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments
I had a wonderful conversation with a retail trader who has read 194 trading books.  Wow! This gentlemen has a passion for trading and reading about trading.  I was actually speaking to him about our firm backing his trading.  He has developed a track record while working full-time in the Heartland. For those of you trading retail who dream of one day trading pro, here is one guy taking the steps to achieve that goal.  It can be done! I thought it would be interesting to the trading community to learn his Top Ten Trading Books since he has read so many.  (In any list like this, there will be many great contributions Read more [...]

SMBU’s Top Ten Trading Blog Posts of 2013

Jan 5th, 2014 | By | Category: General Comments
  SMBU’s Top Ten trading blog posts for 2013: The Failure Rate of a Proprietary Trader The Opportunity for a Prop Trader Lessons Learned From a Million Dollar Loser What I Learned From the Best Trader at Citibank Ten Takeaways From a Top Trading Coach Do You Have a System to Identify and Trade Breakouts? Ten Ideas for Creating a Good Trading Journal Traders Ask: VWAP? NFLX is the New AMZN? My Thought Process: $FB Happy Holidays! Keep working on your trading game! You can be better tomorrow than you are today! Mike Bellafiore One Good Trade The PlayBook No relevant positions Find Read more [...]

Turning One Trading Day Into Ten

Oct 10th, 2013 | By | Category: General Comments
Hi Mike, Thank you and your team for creating the DNA Program for those of us who want to learn from the best. It is now possible for anyone passionate about learning how to trade to DO IT. No more excuses for lack of opportunity. What I always wanted but could not find has finally arrived. I am very excited about being a part of this program that words can’t explain, but can be summarized with the saying "When the student is ready, the teacher will appear" and it applies not only to trading. It is short program in 10 weeks and I don't want it ever to stop. The details provided in the material is precisely Read more [...]

Top Ten Best Things About Being Overworked

Sep 5th, 2010 | By | Category: General Comments, Mike Bellafiore's (Bella's) Blogs
10. You miss a lot of bad movies. 9. You are excused for most things no guy ever wants to do with their significant other. 8. You are never bored. 7. Crystallizes what you most enjoy doing. 6. You learn how much your success or failure depends on others. 5. You appreciate how powerful the proper process is. 4. Your parents are proud of you. 3. You gain more interesting friends. 2. You learn how hard it is to be great at anything. 1. When you pick up your head from your exhausting, elbow greased, grinding journey, you will have accomplished Read more [...]

Ten Mistakes by BP a Trader Should Never Make

May 30th, 2010 | By | Category: General Comments, Mike Bellafiore's (Bella's) Blogs
1. No Exit Plan.  There was no exit plan for if the rig (RIG?) exploded.  Before every trade we must decide where and how we will exit BEFORE entering the trade. 2. Live to Play Another Day.  It is not definitive that BP is a viable company going forward even with 6.08 Billion in quarterly profits.  1) When will the spill stop? 2) They have a larger rig whose safety was questioned on 60 minutes. 3) What will be the economic penalties imposed on them by the surrounding states whose ecology and local economy they have ruined? Will they pay tens of billions in economic penalties under federal law?  The workers who lost their Read more [...]

Ten Things I Learned From a Professional Trader (Brian Shannon)

Feb 17th, 2010 | By | Category: General Comments
Brian Shannon of and @alphatrends was our special guest speaker yesterday. During a busy week of trading, the NYC Trader Expo, and meetings, SMB was grateful that our good friend found some time to talk with our desk. It was a lecture not to be missed. Thank you, Brian! Here are ten things that I learned from Brian's lecture: 1. Brian does more preparation than 98 percent of all the traders with whom I have traded or trained. 2. Brian knows exactly how he makes money as a trader and which setups are best FOR HIM. 3. Brian accepts that the trading patterns that are best for him often may not work. 4. Read more [...]