He honed his trading skills as an educator, actively participating in the crash of ’87, several recessions, the Russian currency crisis of ’98, the NASDAQ bubble of 2000, and the mortgage crisis and eventual crash of 2008-2009.
Stuart began his career as an options trader on the Philadelphia Stock Exchange (PHLX) in 1982 as a specialist clerk. Quickly becoming a member of the exchange as an active options trader, Stuart migrated to the specialist side in 1999 with TFM Investment Group, a national trading firm as a lead specialist on the Philadelphia floor.
Stuart has served on various exchange committees through the years and continues to teach and educate those interested in becoming skilled options traders in this active market.
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