We Love Our Students!

We Love Our Students!

  One of the things I love about working for TradeSmart University, is that I get to interact with students (TSU family members) all over the world. TSU family members are a diverse group and I have had the privilege to speak to hundreds. A student that I have spoke to really stood out to … [Read more…]

How Volatility Impacts Your Trades

How Volatility Impacts Your Trades

Historical Volatility, Implied Volatility, Vega and Beta — These are the cohorts working together to sabotage your trades before they even begin! For the informed trader however, they become instruments of profitability as you leverage the power of volatility to boost your earnings. I recently had lunch with Jim and Kara: a husband and wife trading duo. Their trading … [Read more…]

A New Kind of War

A New Kind of War

War.  It’s what countries and dynasties are made of.  As far as we can track history war has been a major part of our world. In the 20th century some world leaders thought we could end war.  WW I was intended to be the last war but as we all know WW II was just … [Read more…]

How Do I Pick a Good Stock?

How do I pick a good stock?

  This past week TSU celebrated our 6th birthday!  It has been an excellent 6 years and we are looking forward to many more birthdays to come. A few of us in the office were reflecting upon the last 6 years and discussing some of the more interesting things we have learned.  One of the … [Read more…]

Day Trading Strategy with an Edge

Day Trading Strategy with an Edge

In this article I am going to talk about the unique quality of gaps and how you can profit from them for short term profits. This article is a must read if you are searching for consistency in your trading and looking for a day trading strategy with an edge. As a full time trader … [Read more…]

Get Paid to Buy a Stock

Get Paid to Buy a Stock

  Have you ever had a stock that you wanted to buy but felt like  you might be able to get in cheaper? Have you felt that pull between “buy it now” and “wait to buy it lower”? What if you knew of a strategy that would actually make money on that trade before you ever bought the … [Read more…]

Using Call Options to Play With The Big Boys!

Using Call Options to Play With The Big Boys!

I want to show you how you can also use Call options to “Play With The Big Boys!” Even if you have a small trading account, there isn’t any reason why you shouldn’t be able to trade stocks like AMZN.  This way you can trade the stocks you WANT and not the stocks you “can.” … [Read more…]

Creating an Options Spread

Creating an Options Spread

We all know options were created to help limit risks of trading stock.  However did you know that you can also use options to limit some of the risks of an option trade?  In this video Jeremy shows how you can hedge the risk of a naked put with the purchase of an additional long … [Read more…]

The Almost Perfect Trade

The Almost Perfect Trade

  We’ve heard it said that negotiations are all about creating a win/win scenario right? So could we actually create a win/win scenario with an options strategy as well? If we could, wouldn’t that be a perfect trade? Unfortunately no trade is completely risk free. However there is one strategy that when implemented correctly provides … [Read more…]