Lesson 6: How Sami Abusaad Became a top Trader

By Sami Abusaad, Director of Trading Education

Want to get to know Sami Abusaad?

Then watch his appearance on the Trading Nut Podcast:

Sami goes over:

  • The HUGE loss that drive him to get a real trading education
  • How he got started in the industry
  • What it really takes to succeed
  • Why your personality matters HUGE when it comes to being profitable
  • Where people go wrong in trading


About Mark Melnick

Sami Abusaad is a professional trader and T3 Live's Director of Education.

Sami graduated Summa Cum Laude from St. Mary’s College of California with a B.S. in accounting. He then served as a Senior Associate for KPMG, performing audits for Fortune 500 companies.

In 2007, Sami joined Pristine Trading and quickly became an expert in all Pristine strategies, including the groundbreaking Trading the Pristine Method.

After T3 Live's merger with Pristine in 2015, Sami was named Director of Education.

Today, Sami remains a successful professional day and swing trader, specializing in gap, climactic, and reversal strategies.

He also created the groundbreaking 'Earnings Play,' a unique strategy for predicting post-earnings moves in stocks.

Finally, Sami is an expert teacher, and enjoys helping improve their skills through his coaching and mentoring programs.