Category Archives for Beyond FOSO

Beyond FOSO: Iron Condor: A Credit Strategy

Our last blog covered a Debit Strategy called Diagonal Spreads, which Chris Burgess taught in his Options Accelerator class, and you can read here if you wish. Today, we will take a look at the other side of the coin; the options credit strategy called the Iron Condor.As we covered last time, a debit strategy […]

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Beyond FOSO: Diagonal Spreads: A Debit Strategy

Our last blog regarding The Options Accelerator class, which Chris Burgess teaches, covered the first class lesson, which you can review here. I have found a significant difference between covering the introductory classes at Tradesmart University and the more advanced classes like Chris’ Options Accelerator and Alphonso’s Earnings Explosion. The introductory classes, such as our […]

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Beyond FOSO: A Look Behind the Curtain

Our last blog covered class one of Chris Burgess’ training, The Options Accelerator, which you can read here if you wish. This introductory class taught on the basics of options with calls and puts, and as I have blogged about before, calls and puts are comparable to buying long or short stock trades. However, it […]

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Beyond FOSO: Options Accelerator

In today’s blog, we are taking the next step in our options journey. We started on this path with Chris Burgess’ introduction to options teaching called: The Options Transition, and you can read those blogs here and here. However, today we embark upon our trek into the world of options with Chris’ class, the Options […]

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Beyond FOSO: An Options Analogy [Part 2]

In our last post, we reviewed the first class in Chris Burgess’ miniseries, an Introduction to Options which you can read here in its entirety. In class one, Chris presented us with an analogy on how options work, which breaks down as follows:Anna strikes a deal with the owner of a house that she wants […]

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Beyond FOSO: An Options Analogy [Part 1]

For almost two years now, I have been blogging my way through various classes offered here at Tradesmart University. The goal has been to look inside each class to see if the class in question might be a good fit for you to take on your trading journey. Most of the classes I have covered […]

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Beyond FOSO: Using Fibs in Trading

As we covered in our first Fibonacci blog, which you can read here, ​Fibonacci Analysis is a functional theory that can be applied to the stock market to help you quickly highlight where areas of support and resistance are most likely to be found on your stock chart. We also learned there is an inherent […]

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Beyond FOSO: What is the Fibonacci Sequence?

Since the beginning of 2021, I’ve been reviewing more of the advanced classes from teachers Chris Burgess and Alphonso Esposito. You can quickly find those blogs by clicking on the Beyond FOSO link under the Blog Categories on the right-hand side of this page. Those blogs cover such topics as analyzing the market, risk management, […]

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Beyond FOSO: Trading the Gap

Today in our Beyond FOSO column, we are covering Alphonso Esposito’s mastermind class: Earnings Explosion. Alphonso is a retired owner of a successful day trading room and now is a highly sought-after trading mentor. He is most known for simple, time-saving strategies and has served the trading community as an instructor at Tradesmart University since […]

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Beyond FOSO: Risky Business Part 2

In our first Risky Business blog that you can read here covered what a risk unit is, using stops and risk management, and the benefits of trading with risk units. Today, we will dive deeper into Alphonso’s teachings and look at the actual steps to risk unit trading or trading with R’s and then touch […]

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