Larry BenedictFounder, The Opportunistic Trader

Larry Benedict

Larry Benedict is a 35 year trading veteran. Starting from the pits at the Chicago Board Options Exchange, Larry’s skills grew along with his wealth until he was running a world-class hedge fund – where he regularly traded position sizes in the millions of dollars.

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The Opportunistic Trader

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The Only Trading Principle That Guarantees Success

Trading is a business. And like any business, you have to have a goal of what you want to make, and a plan to hit that goal...

The Key Rule I Learned from My First Days in the Trading Pits

The year was 1984, and I had just started my trading career...

Your Top Trading Questions, Answered

Today, Larry answers your top trading questions...

What Goes Up, Must Come Down

I owe much of my success to this simple concept...

The Only Two Ways to Get Wealthy

Gimmicks will get you nowhere. These are the only two ways to get wealthy in the stock market...

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Why Pot Stocks Will Go to Zero

Today, we have a special announcement...

Why Larry’s Trading Day Starts 17 Hours Early

Why so early? The Will to Win...

Why the World’s Best Traders Are Awake at 3 A.M.

Today we look at another core tenet of his trading approach - what he calls "The Will to Win"...