CFA charterholder. Prop trader and market structure consultant with Bright Trading, specializing in pair trading, crutch trading, contrarian, technical, and algorithmic (HFT) trading. Views expressed here are for informational purposes only.
Value investor turned technical trader: I follow momentum along support/resistance lines and try to leverage gains through options, mostly weeklies. Keep a sensible allocation of money in metals, mostly modern Chinese coins. Am allergic to debt.
Joshua "MauiTrader" Hayes is CEO, president and founder of Big Wave Trading Inc., a Maui, Hawaii-based stock market advisory service. Hayes has been/is a contributor to Telechart as Sir Aloha, Realmoney.com, SeekingAlpha.com
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I first started trend following 18 years ago. I wanted to know who was succeeding and what they were doing. My broker told me the most successful client of his company was a dentist who trend followed.
â€œChartjunk refers to all visual elements in charts and graphs that are not necessary to comprehend the information represented on the graph, or that distract the viewer from this information.â€œ as defined by Wikipedia and Edward R. Tufte
I day trade for a living. I live with my adopted 16 year old son.
I like 1 or 2 day trades on set ups that are pretty clear. When the short term chart stops working I take profits.
I love the stock market and I look forward to it daily.