Weekend learning lessons for traders from the prop desk

One important difference between elite traders and underperforming traders An interview with SMB Capital Co-Founder Mike Bellafiore How to use options to play earnings gaps When people are trapped How to trade Oil Futures *no relevant positions Important disclosures

Weekend learnings lessons for traders from the prop desk

How to use $ADD and $TICK to make effective trades in $SPY This Trump Tweet sparked the biggest trading opportunity of the year How to enter a stock that has sold off too much How to expand the profit zone in Butterfly trades Two essential indicators for trading $SPY with edge *no relevant positions

Weekend learning lessons for traders from the prop desk

What two indicators can this trader add to his SPY trade for better results? How this trader can make better trades ($NVDA Pull In Trade example) How to trade the Butterfly- The Core Strategy on our Options Trading Desk How traders effectively use different strategies intraday Interview with Dr. Brett Steenbarger with Bear Bull Traders *no relevant positions Important disclosures

Weekend learning lessons for traders from the prop desk

How to prepare for the biggest trading opportunities- Game planning Do catalysts matter? How to construct an options trade with a really wide profit zone How to combat a trading bias When we trade $SPY and why How to determine whether a breakout trade is likely to be profitable ($DIS) How one trader turned around his trading *no relevant positions … Read More

How one trader turned around his trading

Your back is against the wall as a trader.  Simply, you need to make money.  You feel the pressure.  The economic strain is a reality.  Failing at your dream job is a time period away.  That thought is crushing, perhaps soul-crushing. How can you turn this around? Let me share a turnaround story from our trading desk. We sat in … Read More

Weekend learning lessons for traders from the prop desk

How to determine if a Breakout Trade is likely to be profitable  How to enter a trade like a professional trader What are realistic returns for options trading? 2 essential indicators to improve your Breakout Trades It is not enough to just look for a good trading setup *no relevant positions

Weekend trading lessons for traders from the prop desk

It’s NOT enough to just look for a good setup (Trade example $NFLX) How to capture outsized profits when the market is sluggish (Options) What is your edge as a professional trader? (Live from London) This trader’s trading journey….continuing Anything less than your best as a trader is unacceptable (Live from a prop firm in London) *no relevant positions

Weekend learning lessons for traders from the prop desk

Sit with your trading identity (SMB Challenge) How to scalp spikes in $VIX How I allowed yesterday’s trade to screw up today’s How to execute your morning game plan It’s not ok not to be the best trader you can be….it’s not ok (Axia Futures London) *no relevant positions