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162: The formula for how to become a 7-figure day trader w/ @MikeBellafiore
2 months ago by Aaron Fifield @ Chat With Traders

Returning for this episode, is Mike Bellafiore—the co-founder of New York City prop trading firm, SMB Capital. Mike is also the author of One Good Trade and The Playbook, and he was the featured guest on episode 022.

Technically Speaking For The Week Of July 9-13
1 day ago by SA Most Popular

The Perfect Trader
2 days ago by Steve Burns @ New Trader U

The Perfect Trader is patient with entries and exits, they are focused on what works not personal opinions. They do not worry about missed trades, the Perfect Trader does not boast while winning and does not become depressed while losing. They are never too proud to admit when they are wrong and exit their trade.  […]

How to Become a Successful Trader
2 days ago by smbcapital @ SMB Capital

If you want to learn how to become a successful trader, then you don’t want to miss this video. In it you’ll learn the path to becoming a successful trader that we teach to our our proprietary traders on our trading desk in NYC.The post How to Become a Successful Trader appeared first on SMB Training Blog.

How to use technical analysis more effectively with a trade setup from our prop desk
3 days ago by smbcapital @ SMB Capital

If you want to improve your trading results using technical analysis, using charts, you don’t want to miss this video.In it you’ll learn what is essential to make quality technical trades. Along with the step-by-step details of a proven and powerful technical setup that helped one elite 7-figure prop trader find the next level in his trading.For those of you want to use technical analysis more effectively, we hope this video by Mike Bellafiore, Co-Founder of SMB Capital, helps.The post How to use technical analysis more effectively with a trade setup from our prop desk appeared first on SMB Training Blog.

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At Least Activists Are Doing Something
about 4 hours ago by Matt Levine @ Bloomberg View

Active investors want to be paid for a skill that can’t be found in passive funds.

Sunday links: mistaking pricing for valuation
about 4 hours ago by abnormalreturns @ Abnormal Returns

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Bulls Continue to Hold the Steering Wheel
about 5 hours ago by Steve Burns @ New Trader U

Chart Courtesy of StockCharts.com $SPY remains in a huge long term range since the January 26th unadjusted all time high of $286.63. Price is bullishly over all key moving averages. Last week price formed a price range while elevated over the 10 day EMA. With $276.50 support and $280 resistance. The 10 day EMA has […]

An Investment View of Trading
about 7 hours ago by Brett Steenbarger, Ph.D. @ TraderFeed

Imagine living your life jumping from one activity to another based upon what looked good at the time.  There would be no constraints; you could pursue anything at any time.  At first blush that ...

The Longest Economic and Housing Expansions in U.S. History
about 7 hours ago by Bill McBride @ Calculated Risk

According to NBER, the four longest expansions in U.S. history are:1) From a trough in March 1991 to a peak in March 2001 (120 months).2) From a trough in June 2009 to today, July 2018 (109 months and counting).3) From a trough in February 1961 to a peak in December 1969 (106 months).4) From a trough in November 1982 to a peak in July 1990 (92 months).So the current expansion is the second longest, and it seems very likely that the current expansion will surpass the '90s expansion in the Summer of 2019.As I noted last year in Is a Recession Imminent? (one of the five questions I'm frequently asked)Expansions don't die of old age! There is a very good chance this will become the longest expansion in history.A key reason the current expan...

Market Segmentation Works
about 10 hours ago by Jeff Carter @ Points and Figures

Hard learned lesson of entrepreneurship: when selling something innovative never approach an industry leader. Approach the number two player who is looking for an edge. — Dan Ratner (@danalert) July 13, 2018 There is a lot of great advice to …

H-B-Oh No!
about 11 hours ago by SA Most Popular

Wells Fargo: 'Ugly Duckling' Does It Again
about 13 hours ago by SA Most Popular

Nasdaq 10,000 – It Will Be YouTubed
about 13 hours ago by Howard Lindzon @ Howard Lindzon

This tweet from Raoul Pal caught my attention today re Google: I really, really want to be bearish on US equities but with $GOOGL breaking out of a wedge, its really difficult to argue the case of broad weakness yet. Same with the ISM still elevated. pic.twitter.com/fBjausuEVr — Raoul Pal (@RaoulGMI) July 14, 2018 Smart people just want to be bearish. I encounter very few smart people (that care about stocks) extremely bullish right now…at least publicly. Continue reading Nasdaq 10,000 – It Will Be YouTubed at Howard Lindzon.

Weighing The Week Ahead: Anything Goes!
about 14 hours ago by SA Editor's Picks

Johnson & Johnson: Floodgates And Tidal Waves
about 14 hours ago by SA Most Popular

Iova Biotherapeutics: Analysts Grow Positive
about 15 hours ago by SA Most Popular

Dividend Champion Spotlight: Altria Group, Inc.
about 15 hours ago by SA Most Popular

The Reason The FED HATES You and Your Trading..
about 21 hours ago by Steve Burns @ New Trader U

This is a Guest Post by AK of Fallible AK has been an analyst at long/short equity investment firms, global macro funds, and corporate economics departments. He co-founded Macro Ops and is the host of Fallible. Stanley Druckenmiller once said that as “an economy reaches a certain level of acceleration… the Fed is no longer with you… The […]

Monthly Pay 10.3% Yielding REIT, Too Good To Be True?
about 24 hours ago by SA Most Popular

TDI Podcast: Banging Heads with Curzio (#571)
1 day ago by The Disciplined Investor (The Discipl... @ The Disciplined Investor

Frank Curzio lays out his case on why tariffs are not so bad – this is an area we disagree. Plus we take a look at what is working in this market, a few stock spicks, the outlook and some additional areas to consider. A look back at the week’s important news, some insight into […]