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Recent Stories

Will SMSI go on

This morning, SMSI announced the Q2 earnings date which will be on Thursday, July 25th, after market close. Most recently

Why is SMSI down

StoyTrading previously discovered a yet un-announced nugget regarding Sprint's launch of a new Tracker with SMSI's Safe & Found. As

SMSI B Riley Call

Smith Micro (NASDAQ: SMSI) presented at the B. Riley FBR Institutional Investor Conference in Beverly Hills yesterday, 5/22/19 at 2:30pm

How It Works


Exchange ideas in our exclusive research & trading  groups which facilitate crowd-sourcing of shared due diligence. 


Armed with deeper insights, develop your own thesis or ‘Story Trade’, publish it on our site to spread the word and build your reputation.


Review published stories to find a trade idea you like and engage with the community by providing your own feedback on trade ideas.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What is StoryTrading?

StoryTrading is an approach to trading based on a holistic understanding of the full  ‘story’ behind a trade by combining deep fundamental research with technical indicators, news catalysts, and investor sentiment.

What is your vision?

Our vision is to level the playing field between professional Wall Street insiders and retail investors through the crowd-sourcing of due-diligence. 

Who can join StoryTrading?

StoryTrading is comprised of individuals of all backgrounds from professional investors to laymen with limited investing experience. Anyone can join and collaborate with the community.

How much does it cost to join StoryTrading?

It is 100% free to join and participate in StoryTrading. We do not have any plans to charge fees in the foreseeable future.

How can inexperienced investors help StoryTrading?

Our network is based on a bottom-up approach to crowd-sourcing. You don’t need to be an experienced investor to do a local channel check! 

How can professional investors benefit from StoryTrading?

We’ve collaborated with hedge fund managers and other professionals because of the impressive due-diligence our crowd-sourcing approach has delivered. Professionals from Wall Street firms are welcomed to join our groups.

What makes published 'stories' on StoryTrading better?

Stories on StoryTrading fill the gap between one-liners on social media sites and full blown articles on other blogging sites. If you know the story well, you can post a quick story in just minutes. We guide you through the process to help you articulate your thesis concisely.

Who can post stories on StoryTrading?

Any StoryTrading member can post a story no matter your experience level. Start posting to rise to the top and get noticed!

What platform do you use for group chats?

Our group chat rooms are on the WhatsApp platform. Your phone number and other WhatsApp profile information will be visible to other members.

Is the inclusion of a 'Research Group' an endorsement by StoryTrading?

No. StoryTrading does not endorse stocks or provide financial advice. Groups are created based on user-demand and may be closed if participation is too low. Likewise, removal of a group should not be interpreted as a bearish signal.

How can Investor Relations departments work with StoryTrading?

StoryTrading routinely hosts exclusive conference calls with investor relations departments allowing company management to tell their story to a targeted group of existing or potential shareholders. IR representatives are also welcome to join our groups covertly to monitor the sentiment towards their stock or even transparently as Chanticleer Holdings (NASDAQ: BURG) has decided to do; allowing direct communication with shareholders in a quick and efficient manner.

Are you a financial advisor?

StoryTrading does not give financial advice. All content is user-generated and debated by peers in the community. Investing carries risks. Consult with a qualified investment professional before making any investment decision.

Who do I contact for media requests?

StoryTrading is happy to provide interviews to the media. Please contact us here.

Can I advertise to StoryTrading members?

StoryTrading members generally have high disposable income and many are actively managing multi-million dollar portfolios. Please contact us here for advertising opportunities.

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