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[Recording] Mentoring with Bella (Webinar August 18)

Yesterday, Mike Bellafiore helped an improving trader from our community decide where to focus to get to the next level in his trading.

SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: How to Diversify Your Portfolio through Directional Options Trading

August 22nd, 2017
This week, Options Tribe member Robert Esposito makes his debut appearance on the Options Tribe, discussing how a trader’s investment portfolio can be diversified through the use of directional options.

Options Tribe meetings are generally free to the public and are held every Tuesday at 4:30PM ET. If you wish to register to this meeting, please click here.

Why SMB is putting millions behind this market neutral options system

Over the past five years, we have built out a successful options trading desk at our firm.

[Recording] Team Trading with Bella (Webinar August 10)

Last Thursday, Mike Bellafiore shared information about how traders at SMB use team trading to help them perform better—and how you can apply these principles from home.. Read more [...]

SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: SMB Options Desk Trader Tim Pierson: The SPX Parking trade

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Screen-Shot-2... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />This week, SMB Options desk trader Tim Pierson makes his debut appearance on the Options T

What is working for YOU

When I receive emails from new and developing traders they often dwell on what is not working with their trading.  They recite with precision exactly what they are doing poorly and with thoughtful reasons for this.  Inevitably, they ask for help with these issues.

My first response generally is to ask them what they do well.

When you are trading too big

When are you trading too big?

Recently, while heading outside for a trading break, a developing trader stopped me near the elevator.  He gave me a progress report on a new strategy that he was running.  I love it.  It is unique.  He has backtested the strategy and it has edge.  No one else on the desk is trading it.

SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: The Advanced Netzero Options Trade, Presented by SMB Options Desk Trader, Andrew Falde

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Screen-Shot-2... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />Andrew will discuss the benefits and challenges of his Advanced Netzero Options strategy.

Understand MORE than just price action

Merritt discusses how to identify the psychology behind the charts, how to put yourself in a better position for profitable trades. Read more [...]