This is where Hugh periodically posts his take on the market, stocks and his own views on events.

Check this section frequently… you never know what will be posted.

The Trump Effect

Markets have been bullish since the presidential election, mostly due to the positive energy President-elect Trump brings to the American people. For the first time in eight years, we see hope, not just empty words but the new Administration is already working hard to...

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Training is a Process

I am so often confronted with people looking for that magic bullet, that secret sauce that will transform them from neophytes, novices, nothings.... into master traders to conquer the world. They want a short term fix, an e-book or a SnapChat® video of how to do it....

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High Performance Training Course

We recently revamped our intense training programs to better suit everyone involved. We made them shorter in length at only an hour long. We spread them out over a few days. We made them more accessible and affordable. We are even providing them more frequently,...

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Why Traders Lose Money

Half the battle to stop the bleeding is knowing why you lose. 'Opportunity Cost' is defined as the loss of potential gain from other alternatives when one alternative is chosen. As a trader, we see this all the time. A stock hits our target, we sell for a profit, then...

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Why Training is Essential for Options

I often hear traders tell me they know how to trade options, when in fact, they have only traded equities. That's like saying you can commandeer a Ferrari because you know how to drive a Volkswagen. Nothing could be further from the truth. Stock trading is easy; just...

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SPY vs SPX

Understanding the differences may give an insight as to why we trade what we trade. SPY has more volume but SPX has the value. SPY is the SPDR S&P 500 exchange-traded fund (ETF), the most widely traded stock on the equity option exchanges. In normal times, over 100...

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Working for a Bad Boss?

Ever wonder how some people become bosses? Most of us have worked for, you know, what we may consider a high functioning sociopath. Some are so clued out, it's not even funny. One boss even asked an underling "Do they have Facebook in Toledo?" How these incompetents...

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‘Hugh, here’s my situation….’

Sound familiar?  If I had a dollar for every one of these emails...  lol     Hi xxxxxx, Yes, you've been on and off for quite some time. lol I totally understand what you're doing and going through. Corporate America (I was there too) has some stability and maybe even...

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Why the Inner Circle?

Trading is serious business, even if you aspire to it as a hobby. It's energizing, fun and could even be very profitable! We want you to be comfortable with our offerings. As such, we do not expect you to just subscribe to expensive programs or a strategy that may be...

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5 Habits of Highly Profitable Technical Traders

When we were younger, our parents taught us to make our beds in the morning. In school, our professors taught us to do our readings. Aristotle once said, “Good habits formed at youth make all the difference,” but as we grow older it seems we have less and less people...

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Seriously Supercharge Your Success

The first of the year 2010 brought a newfound optimism to the membership in the form of the $100,000 Challenge. I put the group to the test… to turn $1,000 into $100,000 during the year using my methodology. Proudly, some people are far exceeding their expectations....

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The Fear of Day Trading

We've all been there. We make a couple of good trades and make profits. We get cocky… nothing can stop us now right? And BOOM! We lose it all in one trade. Instead of getting back on that horse, when we try to enter a new trade, fear overwhelms us and we're reluctant....

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Taking Tips

Well meaning friends and advisories often send out specific picks as to what to trade and when. There are inherent dangers in such programs, despite everyone's best efforts. First, even if posted on Twitter, your mentor makes the trade, sends you the details and your...

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Redundant Systems

We take it for granted, that everything will work. Fact is, despite living in a great area in the world, technological interruptions can and do happen. Think of the millions of things that need to function… electronic components, chips, radio transmissions,...

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Dispelling 10 Great Myths About Options

Mention your interest in options trading to friends and they immediately command you to run for the hill; you'll lose all your money. After all, they know, right? It's time to address 10 great myths about trading these incredibly popular stock derivatives. Are they...

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Morality of Trading

It is incumbent upon the trader to understand the reality and truth in relations to the financial markets. While hard work, objective study and historical observation purport to be the best methods, how economies function and move civilizations through recessions and...

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