Posts Tagged ‘ trading ’

StockTwits Podcast: Don’t Call it Options Income Trading

Jul 8th, 2016 | By | Category: General Comments
StockTwits sat down with SMB's Head Options Trader, Seth Freudberg, to learn what it is that makes index & equity options traders unique in the world of finance. Read more [...]


A Trading System for Volatility

Jun 22nd, 2016 | By | Category: Free Daily Trading Video
Andrew reviews a VXX strategy to see how it would have handled several high volatility events over the past several years. Read more [...]


FED Day Trading

Jun 17th, 2016 | By | Category: Free Daily Trading Video
In this video, Steve discusses how short term traders trade index ETFs on a "FED Day." 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 19 years. His email address is: [email protected] Read more [...]


Exciting Announcement for Futures Traders

Jun 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Futures
We are very excited to announce the launch of the SMB Futures Trading Desk. If you aren't already aware, there are many significant benefits to trading futures. These benefits include leverage, liquidity, ability to scale, and the access to a diversified basket of global equity, debt, and commodity markets. Another major benefit that we are specifically excited about is that futures trading is well suited for remote traders. Over a year ago, we launched the options trading desk -- which is comprised of 100% remote options traders. Like options traders, retail futures traders have the opportunity to take advantage of Read more [...]


Midday Trading: How to Prevent Overtrading and Maximize This Trading Period

Jun 10th, 2016 | By | Category: Free Daily Trading Video

Mike Bellafiore takes a question from the trading community and discusses Midday Trading. Mike shares the best practices SMB traders use to prevent overtrading and make the best of these hours.
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Trading GOGO

Jun 7th, 2016 | By | Category: Free Daily Trading Video

In this video, Mike Bellafiore, shares a trade in GOGO from today that highlights how to think though a trade. Mike combines the news, technicals, indicators, trend, and more to walk you through a trade.
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Using the Opening Swing to Improve Your Trading

Jun 6th, 2016 | By | Category: General Comments, Intraday Levels, market structure, Technical Plays, Traders Ask, Trading Conversations
Last Friday, during our weekly Trading Conversations webinar, we had a lot of great questions from our community - like we do most weeks! One question was about analyzing stocks right around the open, from the first minute to the first hour or so of trade. Keeping with the live and interactive spirit of Trading Conversations, I asked users to give me a ticker or two and I would display how I analyze them around the open. The group chimed in with  $BABA and $CIEN. The concept I taught was one of quickly framing the intraday context of a stock with a tool called the “Opening Swing”. Let’s jump into the details. I define Read more [...]


Trading Oracle

Jun 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: Free Daily Trading Video

In this video, Mike Bellafiore, shares a trade in ORCL from today that highlights how to think though a trade. Mike combines the news, technicals, indicators, trend, and more to walk you through a trade from today.
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