Shecantrade Podcast

Join Sarah and co-host Thomas Miller every week as they explore the SheCanTrade approach to trading options and discuss simple ways to take advantage of opportunities in the markets. The podcast discusses current market conditions, stocks to watch, market insights and trade strategy. Sarah will help clarify options trading misconceptions, discuss trades that have been placed in the SheCanTrade Live Trading Room, plus interviews traders (just like you!) The podcast will be packed full of timely relevant trading information each and every week. Find out why Sarah Potter is changing the face of options trading.
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May 6, 2016

We have rounded the turn on our first six months of the SheCanTrade Podcast with Sarah Potter, and we begin the second half of our first year with a look at the market, which Sarah feels is due for a slight pull back....and then she makes a prediction what will happen when the S&P 500 Futures Index re-approaches the 2100 level of past resistance. Listen to find out what Sarah thinks could happen sometime this year! Also, we resume the coaching program with co-host Thomas Miller, who has been doing his trading homework, and is adopting one of Sarah's favorite patterns in a commodity market. Fasten your seat belt for a fast ride and learn one of Sarah's key market direction indicators and short-term timing methods as well. Sarah is an excellent coach and it appears Thomas is becoming a pretty good student as well. Perhaps this "assignment" is something you can put to practice in your own Trading Plan, and have Shecantrade review your trading plan.

Apr 21, 2016

Join Sarah Potter of as she has a conversation with Peter Hans, CEO and Co-Founder of Harvest Exchange (

Harvest is a platform that builds public and private digital communities across the financial services sector and delivers more content that the Financial Times, as Peter says in the show. Explore what Harvest has to offer as Sarah and Peter discuss the access to better and better financial information to retail investors.

Apr 14, 2016

The market continues to see-saw upward, as Sarah has been predicting, resulting in some good trades in the trading room. In Episode 24 of the SheCanTrade Podcast, Sarah Potter and Thomas Miller discuss the market, in light of the up and down "new norm" as Sarah describes. With perhaps one of the most descriptive and spot-on reviews of the market thus far in our podcast series, Sarah dissects how to handle choppy waters. We also discuss "V" tops and bottoms, when price makes a sudden stop and reverses the other direction. Sarah has some excellent coaching points on how to incorporate these patterns into your trading plan.

Apr 8, 2016

Join Sarah Potter on Episode 23 of the SheCanTrade Podcast. Developing a trading plan is the most critical component of Sarah's methodology. All trading decisions should not be randomly determined based on moving conditions, but should parallel a carefully thought-out trading plan in advance, then executed when market conditions fit that plan. Also, it is important to re-evaluate our trading plan regularly to make sure the evidence we are collecting is valuable in our live trading situations. Sarah coaches Thomas through trades in REGN (Regneron) and AXP (American Express) and in the process shares relevant wisdom that you can apply in your own options trading plan and trade executions.

Mar 31, 2016

Join Sarah Potter and Thomas Miller for a look at this week's market. If you've been frustrated by the lack of good trades lately, Sarah talks about how to sort through the clutter and find some great trades. Sarah discusses how buying options as opposed to selling has kept her on the right side of the market lately. Are we at a top, or is there more room to go? Sarah will look at the S&P 500 charts to analyze the possibilities. This is a very relevant podcast that will help you navigate through the current market volatility.

Mar 18, 2016

In this SheCanTrade podcast, Sarah Potter and TJ focus again on charts, the broad market and current market conditions in light of the looming FOMC meeting on April 16, 2016. This year has certainly proven to be active with steep drops and equally prolific ascents to spring heights. Will it continue? How will the market react to both options the Fed has - to raise rates again slightly, or to leave things where they are. These external factors affect our trading and this is podcast will help you shape your trading strategy going into the second quarter.

Mar 11, 2016

In this episode, Sarah and TJ make a joint appearance - something we don't ever see in the live trading room, only here on the SheCanTrade Podcast! Together they look at the broad market, discuss some particular past trades like Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and look ahead to the FOMC meeting next week. Join us for this combined perspective from the two traders from the live trading room at

Mar 4, 2016

The broad market is at a critical level with overhead resistance that will have to be digested and broken through in order for this market to advance and SheCanTrade podcast host Sarah Potter goes to the charts to illustrate what could be ahead short-term. We also have another conversation about the psychology of trading, and Thomas Miller introduces his new book, “Fear Busters” in a conversation with Sarah about how emotional programming can affect our trading. The tips you’ll hear in this SheCanTrade podcast could be applied to virtually any area of life, especially trading.

Feb 25, 2016

Join Sarah Potter, founder of as she interviews Kirk Du Plessis, founder and head trader of Kirk and Sarah both trade options for a living, although they approach trading from different perspectives. You will see how these two options traders harmonize not only into an invitation to trade together in the future but also their shared vision of teaching effective, open and honest trading styles within their respective trading rooms and teaching programs. This is a great conversation that will broaden your horizon and give you new approaches to trading. Kirk Du Plessis also hosts a weekly options trading podcast which is available in iTunes and on his website.

Feb 19, 2016

The topic turns to oil in Episode 17 of the SheCanTrade podcast with Sarah Potter and Thomas Miller. Traders are fixated on oil prices, wondering where trades might exist. Sarah and Thomas discuss the dynamics behind these ultra-low prices and why picking the bottom could be a tough call. This is an informative conversation on why we are where we are, and what fundamental triggers will need to be in place for prices to go back up. Also, tracking back five times to 1986, when oil bottomed and turned, the upside ranged from 200 to 500 percent gains, so this is definitely a sector worth keeping an eye on. Sarah also shares her thoughts on trading in volatile markets like we are experiencing now.

Feb 14, 2016

Episode 16 of She Can Trade with Sarah Potter – it’s earnings season and Sarah and co-host Thomas Miller explore how earnings season affects your trading. As Sarah points out, earnings releases add a risk component that you have to factor into your trading and she explains her philosophy of successful trading that has made her “SheCanTrade” style so popular in the trading community. Sarah minimizes her risk, and earnings is one time to pay extra attention to the risk component. Join Sarah for this excellent discussion on how to manage the roadblocks during earnings season.

Feb 5, 2016

Welcome to Episode 15 of the SheCanTrade podcast with Sarah Potter. The markets are crazy and zany again this week, yet Sarah and TJ were able to have a spectacular week in the live trading room last week so this podcast we review three trade setups last week in WMT, CMG and LNKD. Plus, Sarah takes a look at the S&P 500, discussing if it might be forming a technical double bottom, or an “h” pattern, as she likes to observe. Perhaps it is, maybe it isn’t. Time will tell. Tune in to find out more on her outlook for the market.

Jan 28, 2016

Description:  This week is a special interview with Sarah and Scott Andrews, Co-Founder and CEO of Investiquant ( - an innovative financial services company helping traders and active investors achieve their goals using robust historical market analysis and quantified edges. Prior, he co-founded 'Master The Gap' and SciQuest (symbol: SQI), which he took public as CEO. Mr. Andrews earned his MBA from the University of North Carolina and served as an Army Aviator after graduating from West Point (USMA). This is an informative podcast that will resonate with traders on any level.

Jan 16, 2016

It's been another volatile week in the markets but last week was quite a profitable one in the Shecantrade trading room. In Episode 13, we discuss how to approach the volatility from a price movement standpoint, looking at how stocks move individually. Sarah had several profitable trades last week. We review trades she made on Facebook, McDonald's and Macy's.

Jan 9, 2016

In the first Shecantrade podcast of 2016, we explore the market volatility that closed 2015 and has extended into 2016. This certainly affects options trading and Sarah shares some of her initial thoughts on how to approach the new year. These are times to be cautious and respect what is going on, so the best place to hang out is to join us in the live trading room at's where we will be able to best consider each day's unique characteristics and adapt to the strategy for the week as it unfolds.

Dec 10, 2015

Join Sarah Potter and Thomas Miller for Episode 11 of the SheCanTrade Podcast. We take a mid-December 2015 look at the markets, including the weekly volatility ahead of the important FOMC policy meeting on December 16. Sarah is taking some short term pop-trades that she details in the podcast. Then we switch gears and talk about one of the trader's most important tools: The Watch List. Sarah describes how she puts her watch lists together, where she gets new ideas, and when she will take stocks off her list. This our last podcast for 2015. We will be back the first week of January, so from all of us at SheCanTrade, we wish you a very happy holiday season and Happy New Year!

Dec 3, 2015

Join She Can Trade Founder, Sarah Potter and co-host Thomas Miller for the 10th Podcast of SheCanTrade. Sarah and Thomas review the market for the first week of December, 2015 then shift gears for a relevant and important discussion about how our psychology affects stock and options trading. Two emotions, fear and greed, have long been determined to direct trading psychology. Sarah and Thomas explore both emotions, as well as how our subconscious programming can affect our trading in ways we never suspected.

Nov 26, 2015

Join Sarah Potter and Thomas Miller for the SheCanTrade podcast, brought to you buy and the live trading room. This is Thanksgiving week, and while it may be abbreviated by one day, and have lighter than normal volume, Sarah has her eye on some trades that could be shaping up. Hear how she may shift her strategy going into the end of the year, and we look at the recent price movement of one of her favorite credit spread options stocks, Chipotle, or CMG. Sarah also goes in depth to a listener / viewer question about how she keeps track of her trades. This is THE stock options trading podcast to check out, so we're glad you're here.

Nov 19, 2015

Join founder Sarah Potter and her co-host Thomas Miller as they discuss the market conditions just prior to, and after, the tragic Paris terrorist attacks on Friday November 13. We also discuss how to prepare for Thanksgiving week, not from a turkey perspective, but from an options trading perspective! Shecantrade has a live options trading room every Tuesday through Friday where Sarah discusses stock market conditions and the various options trades she is doing. You can try She Can Trade for $7 for 14 days and see and hear all of Sarah's stock and options market analysis live and in the moment. At the end of Episode 8, you will also find out what Sarah will be doing with her "day off" in Canada, and hear about a special project Thomas is recording in the studio.

Nov 12, 2015

Week of November 9, 2015. Join Sarah Potter, founder of and co-host Thomas Miller as they explore this week’s market conditions and how Sarah is trading this week. We review how to  manage a losing trade position and coaches Thomas with a losing trade.  Also, a listener asks when Sarah likes to trade spreads vs buying a call or put. 

Nov 7, 2015

Join Sarah Potter, founder of and co-host Thomas Miller as they explore this week’s market conditions. Stocks are in an uptrend, so find out how Sarah trades in her Live Trading Room.  Also, a listener asks why Sarah doesn’t trade on Monday’s. It is one of her “Rules” from her “My Trading Plan,” and Sarah explains why. Also, Thomas asks Sarah for her advice on how she made the transition to trading full time.

Nov 7, 2015

Episode 5 of the She Can Trade podcast is where it all comes together. Join Sarah Potter, founder of and the She Can Trade Live Trading Room and co-host Thomas Miller as they discuss helpful elements to trade options for a living. They discuss trading platforms, technology and trading on the road. We also discuss the very important question of when Sarah trades, and what times does she avoid. It’s all here in She Can Trade Episode 5.

Nov 6, 2015

In her book, “How You Can Trade Like A Pro,” Sarah Potter, founder of introduces the “My Trading Plan”, which she strongly advocates needs to be in place before you start trading options. In Episode 4 of the Shecantrade podcast, Sarah and co-host Thomas Miller discuss how you can put together a My Trading Plan of your own, and why each element is important.

Nov 6, 2015

Now we get into the stock charts on Episode 3 of the Shecantrade podcast. Join Sarah Potter, founder of and the Shecantrade live trading room as she discusses various stock chart patterns. You will see how she reads charts and some of the patterns she favors in her trading style. This podcast introduces you to foundational information we will use in upcoming episodes on the Shecantrade Podcast.

Nov 4, 2015

In this episode of the She Can Trade Podcast, Sarah Potter, founder of, and Thomas Miller explore the strategies and trading styles Sarah has adopted in the Shecantrade Live Trading Room. From Puts and Calls to Credit Spreads, hear how Sarah is approaching the options markets and what trade set ups she is using and why.

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