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The First Trading Fundamental

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/foxa-nailed-i... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />At SMB we teach our traders 7 fundamentals of trading. The first is "proper preparation".

Thoughts On Trading A Bear Market–SPY FB NFLX

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/stevesblogs-2... 250w, http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/stevesblogs.jpg 300w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />In this video I offer some thoughts for how the market is setting up for the second

What I learned about the future of trading during my guest lecture at Columbia U

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/KVW_3722-45x4... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />I was invited to lecture at Columbia University this week to talk with their students most interested in the markets.  I have been guest lecturing at colleges since the sta

Sprinkle 4 ingredients onto your smart trade ideas

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/KVW_3722-45x4... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />Here’s what I see from my seat as the managing partner of a proprietary trading desk in NYC with underperforming experienced traders.  Add four ingredients to your trades.T

Tweaking Our Strategy During Market Volatility

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/how-options-i... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />In our SMBU Daily Video, Seth Freudberg explains how SMB's Options Trading Desk tweaked its portfolio of monthly trades to adj

SMBU’s Options Tribe Webinar: Doc Severson of Tradingconceptsinc.com: The Top Ten Lessons for Trading a Small Options Account

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/12/Screen-Shot-2... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />This week Doc Severson of Tradingconeptsinc.com returns to the Options Tribe to discuss hi

A Tale of Two DOWs

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/DOW-45x45.jpg 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />Yesterday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined over 250 points while DOW chemical rose over 5%.

This was a textbook "stock in-play".

Trade2Grow

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/KVW_3722-45x4... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />
Hey Mike,

Loved your podcast on chat with traders, huge fan of yours for many years. I was listening to another podcast, and they said “turn off you pNL when trading”.

What basic trading setups should I learn?

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/KVW_3722-45x4... 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />Hi Mike, This is Ember from the
Philippines. I read your book One Good Trade and was really inspired.

The trading mistake I made

http://www.smbtraining.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2016/01/CRUS-45x45.png 45w" sizes="(max-width: 150px) 100vw, 150px" />I called out a trader yesterday (Don’t make this trading mistake in Facebook) on a trading mistake and today it’s my turn.Man I messed up in CRUS yesterday.  And here’s why.I missed th