Great Options Traders Learn From Each Other

In this video, Seth Freudberg talks about how options traders learn from each other. Communication is one of SMB’s Fundamental Principles–the critical nature of traders sharing information with each other for mutual growth. One of our traders came up with a unique concept to salvage a trade this week and shared that. Another trader on our desk adopted that concept … Read More

2nd Day Trade: One of the easiest trades to learn

A 2nd Day Trade, is a trade we developed that not only has edge, but is easy to learn and trade. We train traders from beginner to consistently profitable and then high performing trader. As a firm we cannot just teach trades with edge to our new and developing traders. Some trades with edge are too hard from them to … Read More

What basic trading setups should I learn?

Hi Mike, This is Ember from the Philippines. I read your book One Good Trade and was really inspired. Presently, I am a remote Proprietary Equity Trader from (deleted by compliance). I trade from home in the Philippines. I started to trade at October 2015 and I am willing to pay my dues even for more than 10 years just … Read More

30 trading habits in 30 days- AM Idea Scanner

Welcome back to our new series 30 trading habits in 30 days. If you have missed the prior habits they are archived here. As I wrote in One Good Trade, “You are only as good as the stocks you trade.” Said better: You are only as good as the stocks you trade that move best for your trading system. I trade … Read More

30 trading habits in 30 days- backtesting

Welcome back to our new series 30 trading habits in 30 days. If you have missed the prior habits they are archived here. I was at the Pig ‘N’ Whistle on 3rd for lunch yesterday with 3 trading/investing thought leaders at Baruch College.  These young student traders asked: are markets going to be run exclusively by automated traders? I answered, “No.  … Read More

30 trading habits in 30 days- monthly goals

Welcome back to our new series 30 trading habits in 30 days. If you have missed the prior habits they are archived here. Today we share habit #9- Set monthly goals. I spoke at Pace University today (picture above) and spent an hour lecturing on what it is really like and what is really important to become a successful trader. … Read More

30 trading habits in 30 days – Trades2Learn

  Welcome back to our new series 30 trading habits in 30 days. If you have missed the prior habits they are archived here. Today we share habit #8- Trade2Learn. Don’t just journal, keep your trading journal open while you are trading.  How does this help your trading? 1) It relieves pressure.  Instead of fixating on whether a trade will … Read More