Author: Tom Meyer

Tracking Options in TradeStops

July 8, 2019 / by

TradeStops members use options to increase their income, enter stocks at a lower price, or just to speculate with limited risk. Many of the newsletters our members subscribe to offer suggestions for covered calls, naked puts, spreads, and other options strategies to accomplish the goals listed above. Even our own Ideas by TradeSmith program now … Continued

Portfolio Management at Mid-Year

June 24, 2019 / by

In a recent article, Dr. Smith focused on the necessity for investors to stay ready during periods of lower market volatility so that during periods of increased volatility, you can focus on executing your investment strategy without the noise and distractions that are exacerbated during volatile markets. What do we mean by staying ready? It … Continued

Let the Billionaires Help with Your Investing

June 10, 2019 / by

Last week, we introduced you to 10 new billionaire investors we’re following. These were the first new additions to the TradeStops Billionaire’s Club in almost two years. In past articles and webinars, we’ve focused on using the billionaires to build portfolios that have the potential to greatly outperform the markets over a long period of … Continued

Welcome to the New TradeStops Billionaires

June 3, 2019 / by

When TradeStops rolled out the new site changes a couple of weeks ago, one of the upgrades we included was an expanded list of the billionaire investors that we’re now following. This includes the following Billionaires: Andreas Halvorsen Chase Coleman III Dan Loeb Glenn Greenberg Jeffrey Ubben Joseph Edelman Larry Robbins Lee Ainslie Lou Simpson … Continued

We Answer Frequently Asked Questions from TradeStops Members

May 13, 2019 / by

Longtime TradeStops members are familiar with the impressive array of tools that are on the site and how to use most of them. Over the last year, we’ve added thousands of new members who might not be as familiar with the TradeStops tools. Every so often, we like to answer questions that members have about … Continued

View the Information You Want to See in TradeStops

April 29, 2019 / by

As investors, we all have slightly different goals with our monies. Some are more focused on capital gains, some are more focused on income, and some manage their portfolios for both. At TradeStops, we can help you set up different ways to view your accounts so that you get the information that is most important … Continued

More than Just Trailing Stops

April 15, 2019 / by

TradeStops members are very familiar with the trailing stop alerts that can be used to track their stock positions. The Stock State Indicator (SSI) alerts are an integral part of the TradeStops methodology that Dr. Smith has developed over the past decade and a half. But, did you know that there are many other alerts … Continued

Managing Newsletter Subscriptions in TradeStops

April 1, 2019 / by

I was fortunate to be a member of the TradeSmith team that met with hundreds of investors this past weekend at the annual Oxford Club Investment U in St. Petersburg, Florida. We got a chance to speak with both longtime and new TradeSmith members, all of whom are looking to become more successful investors. A … Continued

More on the New 2 VQ Alert

March 18, 2019 / by

At the end of February, we announced that we had added a new “2 VQ” alert into the suite of TradeStops alerts. Since then, we’ve received a number of questions about the alert and its limitations. We’ll answer those questions shortly. For those of you who are new subscribers, the concept of “2 VQ” comes … Continued

When is a Good Time to Get Back into the Stock Markets?

March 11, 2019 / by

The historically strong move up in the stock markets since Christmas Eve 2018 has many TradeSmith members wondering why we haven’t seen more of the stocks and ETFs they follow trigger Stock State Indicator (SSI) Entry signals. It’s a great question. After all, it’s tough being on the sidelines and seeing the markets move higher … Continued