Posts Tagged ‘ trade ideas ’

[Recording] 5 Ideas to Improve Your Trading This Summer

Jun 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Mike Bellafiore's (Bella's) Blogs, Trading Psychology
Mike Bellafiore, author of The Playbook and One Good Trade, discussed why traders at the firm are so focused on building trading models right now and how to be more selective with your ideas. Read more [...]


Three Opening Trades–Review BABA MMM VZ

Jan 25th, 2017 | By | Category: Steven Spencer (Steve's) Blogs, Trading Ideas, Trading Lesson
Yesterday, I made the below three trades on the Open based on our morning game plan and strategies we teach on the prop desk. It is important to spend time reviewing your trades each day to determine if you followed your trading plan and identify possible improvements on execution. BABA (win)---good #s. With large recent runup no great setup but expect some initial profit taking before any bounce. Look for failure at 104. Didn’t get short off on 104 failure as wasn’t on desk. Got long flush near 101 w/ stop below 100.50. Not huge confidence in this trade because Chinese name so anything possible but $3 from resistance Read more [...]


Did A Short SetupTrigger in JPM?

Jan 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Steven Spencer (Steve's) Blogs, Trading Ideas
Following JPM's earnings report it gapped higher then faded the rest of the day. Steve Spencer discusses a possible short setup. 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 20 years. His email address is: [email protected] No relevant positions Read more [...]


3 Ways to Generate Better Trading Ideas In Less Time So You Can Focus on Executing Your Best Opportunities

Jun 17th, 2015 | By | Category: Systems Trading

Do you struggle to find good trade setups? Or maybe you have more ideas than you know what to do with?

In this free video series, we’ll take a look at 3 ways to get better at generating good ideas.