The PlayBook Checkup: Breakout $TSLA (Video On Demand)

Below is our newest installment of the 2014 edition of The PlayBook Checkup with Bella, author of One Good Trade and The PlayBook. During these sessions a trade archived by a new trader from our desk will be reviewed by Bella. Attendance is free for SMBU Tools subscribers, who can also ask questions during the event. Watch this video review of $TSLA Breakout Trade. Highlights: … Read More

S&P 500 Where is the Top?

The S&P has recently come off all time highs.  What bullish and/or bearish scenarios are possible this week? Subscribe: http://bit.ly/utraderyt Help me write my book: http://www.unconventionaltrader.com Training Info: http://www.bit.ly/smbhome My analysis on TradingView.com: http://bit.ly/tviewprfle Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marcpmarkets Webinar and Trade Review Archive: http://bit.ly/archpge — Marc Principato, CMT, Risk Disclaimer *No Relevant Positions SMB FOREX Trade on your own scheduleLearn SMB′s Unique StrategyTrade … Read More

How Do You Add To Your Trade?

Our trainee Petr shares a trade he took in GBP/USD. Great example of how to add to a position. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/utraderyt Help me write my book: http://www.unconventionaltrader.com Training Info: http://www.bit.ly/smbhome My analysis on TradingView.com: http://bit.ly/tviewprfle Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marcpmarkets Webinar and Trade Review Archive: http://bit.ly/archpge — Marc Principato, CMT, Risk Disclaimer *No Relevant Positions SMB FOREX Trade on your own schedule Learn SMB′s … Read More

Trading: It’s About Context

Before I get into the topic of context in trading, I want to make sure you know about the great resources available to you. You can learn a great deal about our methodology and concepts from the educational videos that I produce on my Youtube channel.  Subscribe here. Also make sure to read my free ebook about the realities of … Read More

What Is Your Perspective on the Market?

Newer traders get easily mislead by market noise.  Having a well defined perspective helps to prevent this. Subscribe: http://bit.ly/utraderyt Help me write my book: http://www.unconventionaltrader.com Training Info: http://www.bit.ly/smbhome My analysis on TradingView.com: http://bit.ly/tviewprfle Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/marcpmarkets Webinar and Trade Review Archive: http://bit.ly/archpge — Marc Principato, CMT, Risk Disclaimer *No Relevant Positions SMB FOREX Trade on your own schedule Learn SMB′s Unique Strategy … Read More

Get a Free Copy of The PlayBook

The PlayBook, written by SMB co-founder Mike Bellafiore and author of the “trading classic” One Good Trade, is free for a limited time for the Kindle here. We hope you enjoy it! The SMBU Team No relevant positions

PlayBook Exercise: RHT

Jake Huska is a college student working on his trading game. At SMB we believe traders should start working on their trading game early, just like pro athletes. Jake’s posts reflect a better journey for the college student with a passion for trading. Here’s an earlier post by Jake, “Do We Really Need Rules?”. Related blog posts: First Team Wall … Read More

From The PlayBook: Building Intuition

Learning how to build your intuition is a key element of successful trading. Here’s a discussion on this from Chapter 4 (“How Good Can You Be?”): Arggh is the topic of trading intuition misunderstood. Newbs think they are born with a “feel” for the markets and trade accordingly. Yeah, so it doesn’t work like that. Intuition is your trading brain telling you … Read More