How To Build A Portfolio [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do you know where to start when it comes to building a portfolio? There is a ton of information to wade through when taking this first plunge. From assessing your risk tolerance, to choosing stocks and how much to invest and when, it can be intimidating. I created this infographic to demonstrate some of the basic principles to consider when building a portfolio.

 

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Study These 2 Great Penny Stock Trades [2 FREE VIDEOS]

Check out my new Men’s Journal feature article, it’s crude but I was 100% dead on:

Most people only think of me as a penny stock short seller, but I actually made my first million going long penny stocks…here’s a surprisingly simple but effective 5-step formula for determining the best penny stocks to buy.

Take this trade as an example, it’s an incredible one executed by one of my newest but most dedicated trading challenge students:

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My Best Penny Stock Buy Alert EVER

Most people only think of me as a penny stock short seller, but I actually made my first million going long penny stocks…here’s a surprisingly simple but effective 5-step formula for determining the best penny stocks to buy.

I actually LOVE buying penny stocks — if the setup is right — since it’s far easier to understand and execute than any short sells I do…like this buy alert/trade I did this past week which turned out to be my best trade alert EVER given.

timothysykes Bought 15k ESI $5.58
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Specualtive earnings winner here, they had SEC filings premarket today that spiked it but no PR and a conference call tomorrow at 11am, 13 million of 16 million shares are short, up 40% but could have more shorts getting squeezed tomorrow…I’LL DEFINITELY SELL BEFORE THE CONFERENCE CALL STARTS…this is purely aiming for a gap up/premarket/afterhours spike, goal is to make 30-50 cents/share, just above previous bounce highs at 5.50 a few days ago so good uptrending price action but be careful

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Dear Below Deck Viewers This Is What I Teach

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My email inbox usually receives 3,000ish emails/day but ever since I was on Below Deck 2 nights ago I’m up to 6,000+…read my blog post “My Reaction To My ‘Below Deck’ Episode & Answering Some Questions“.

But I don’t just teach how to expose and short sell, download my free bestselling book HERE and see I made my first million buying penny stocks on their upswing and I want to show you this awesome trade done by one of my newest and most dedicated trading challenge students…he invested a lousy $680 and the next trading day he sold to make his investment $5,000+ Continue reading

My Reaction To My ‘Below Deck’ Episode & Answering Some Questions

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REMEMBER: BLOWOUT 50% off sale happening right now HERE on annual newsletters and HERE on DVD study guides to celebrate my Bravo TV show, See trailer HERE

My episode of Below Deck aired last night and predictably, they edited it in a way to make me look pretty terrible…no different than the producers on my ‘Miss Advised’ and ‘Wall Street Warriors’ reality show appearances — I KNEW they would going in.

See the trailer here and watch it repeat over and over and over this week on Bravo TV all this week.

Tim Sykes on Below Deck.

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My TV Show Is Tonight 9-10pm EST On Bravo & Adapting To This New Market

Tune into Bravo TV tonight 9-10pm EST my TV show w/6 of my top trading challenge students aboard a $12 million yacht premieres, here’s a video trailer, I’m gonna look like a jackass but I hope they show this trade I did aboard the yacht http://tim.ly/yachttrade on which I made $70,000 :)

Tim Sykes on Below Deck

(Discovered by my student Blake who was using StocksToTrade software)

Over the past week we have seen some insane things happen in the market, namely this strong multi-year bull market turn bearish and lose nearly 10% quicker than most imagined. Continue reading

The 5 Best Emails I Received Today

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REMEMBER: BLOWOUT 50% off sale happening right now HERE on annual newsletters and HERE on DVD study guides, get excited for my new Bravo TV show premiering 10/14 9-10pm EST! See trailer HERE

My new Bravo TV show premieres tomorrow night 10/14 9-pm EST, see 4-minute video trailer HERE! SO proud to have included 6 of my top trading challenge students in the whole experience! Continue reading

Why I’m Angry About This Video Of My ‘Below Deck’ TV Show On Bravo Next Tuesday 9-10PM EST

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UPDATE: We’re having a 50% off annual newsletter sale HERE and 50% off DVD sale HERE to celebrate this upcoming TV show!

Yesterday I sent this to my newsletter subscribers:

A few months ago I took 6 trading challenge students aboard a $12 million yacht to trade live with me…Below Deck, the hit TV show on Bravo, filmed it all…I ended up making $70,000 on this trade thanks to one student in particular, BIG Blake, as he was using StocksToTrade.com and spotted an awesome breakout…see our full episode tomorrow night, Tuesday 10/14 at 9pm EST and check out the show on the web

 

There’s been a wide variety of reactions to the 4-minute video trailer so far, everything from “you’re a jackass” to “cool, I can’t wait to see it” to “take me on crazy adventures like this” Continue reading

7 Lessons From My Top Student Regarding Losses

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BUSY few days for me, check out this video preview of 6 of my top trading challenge students & I trading aboard a $12 million yacht in the hit TV show “Below Deck” on Bravo, our full episode airs next Tuesday 10/14 9pm EST so tune into Bravo and watch us!

Tim Sykes on Below Deck

Anyway, this is a MUST READ post entitled “20 Lessons From My Top Student Passing $2 Million In Profits“, but like myself and all other millionaire traders I know, Tim Grittani experiences losses too. Continue reading