Posts Tagged ‘ top ’

Top financial websites to prepare for your trading day

May 26th, 2015 | By | Category: General Comments
What financial websites do you use to prepare for trading? @MikeBellafiore I asked our newest training classes in Austin and NYC to share what websites they use and why to prepare for each trading session.  Then I aggregated their answers, unedited, into this post.  This gives you an excellent guide of websites to help you prepare for each trading session.  Perhaps from this list you can make your own list and create a routine of visiting them before each trading session to make better trade/investment decisions. 1. Finviz This is where I head to first for most any stock I want news on. It provides links to the stories Read more [...]


Podcast: Interview with SMB’s Top Options Trader

Apr 17th, 2015 | By | Category: SMB Options
In this podcast, John Locke shares the story of how he became a professional options trader, why he trades Super Simple Spreads, and how these trades can solve many of the challenges that most options traders face. Listen to this podcast to learn how John went from the automotive repair business to become SMB's #1 options trader. Click Here to Learn More About "Super Simple Spreads" * no relevant positions   Read more [...]


Top Voted – Top Three Trading Topics (Power Point Presentation)

Mar 17th, 2015 | By | Category: General Comments
SMBU asked our trading community to vote for the top three topics to teach during its next webinar. Our partners then taught these topics during a recent webinar. The top three topics were: Price Action Analysis- Specific trades were presented showing how price action was instrumental to construct winning trades The Best Setups for New Traders- Two setups are discussed and one in detail with illustrated charts. Stock Selection and Game Planning Below are the slides from our power point presentation. For the entire webinar on demand watch here. *no relevant positions 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 [...]


Is this an inverted Head and Shoulders pattern on the S&P?

Apr 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Adam Grimes's blogs, General Comments, Technical Plays, Trading Lesson
Adam looks at Head and Shoulders patterns and points out an important nuance. Read more [...]


Top StockTwits Traders’ Strategy Talk

Jun 9th, 2010 | By | Category: General Comments
Mike Bellafiore, co-founder of SMB Capital, and Author of One Good Trade: Inside the Highly Competitive World of Proprietary Trading will be in Los Angeles for the International Traders Expo this week. The expo showcases some of the worlds' most respected trading experts. Mike is scheduled to speak at the Expo with other StockTwits traders to share and compare their own specific strategies for generating positive alpha in the current market environment. StockTwits Traders: Top StockTwits Traders' Strategy Talk Sign Up to see Mike and other highly respected traders share valuable information! Read more [...]


GMan Makes Wall St. Cheat Sheet’s Top 3 Traders Under 30

May 17th, 2010 | By | Category: SMB In The News
A special congratulations to Gman for making the Top 3 Traders Under 30 for the Wall St. Cheat Sheet. Read more [...]