Getting Help From Your Peers

One of the best things of trading in a group environment is that you can get help from those who sit around you. Yes, trading is a competitive arena but that doesn’t mean you can’t look for help within your group. We love working with Dr. Brett but unfortunately for us he cannot sit next to us every day to … Read More

Don’t Let An “Idea” End Your Trading Career

In today’s AM Meeting I mentioned that AMZN has been unusually weak the past couple of days. If it got below 130.50 I thought there would be a lot of momentum longs who would panic and the stock would drop to 128. That trade never materialized. The first move in AMZN was up. The second move in AMZN was up. … Read More

Make Each Trade Your Own

This morning we tweeted our Best AM Idea (BAMI) in RIMM. Based on our observation from the after hours trading yesterday we thought it was likely that RIMM would bounce on the Open from 69.50 and have the potential to trade as high as 72. When the market opened RIMM quickly traded down to 69.50 and I got long. Not … Read More


BA gapped up on good news but then started an intraday downtrend. Then it found a range from between 72.15 to 72.40. ALJ who sits behind me, aka Mr. Photogenic, started a long position. I started a short position. Same stock. Not five feet from each other. I knew exactly his position and reasoning without dissent. His mentor short and … Read More