I will find an edge and keep sharpening it – the disciplined trader wins – the emotional trader loses. In the battle between discipline and emotion, it will be the disciplined that will massacre and plunder money from the emotional.
Not long ago a Wall-Street-Hedge-Fund-Finance-MBA guy, now a momentum trader. Father, husband, mediocre soccer player, numbers geek with a lousy sense of humor. Obsessed with risk management, tries hard to "make money every day"
I'm a prop trader who mostly trades breakout patterns and momentum. I will either scalp, scale in intra-day, or will build a position for days anticipating a big move. Love volume. Love under $20 stocks.
Author- Insider Buy Super Stocks (2013). $46k to $6.8 million in 28 months (14,972%). My Bread and Butter: The intersection of deep value and extreme momentum.
Technical swing trader with over fifteen years experience. Im not a day tader, Im a week treader. I watch for signals and patterns that could lead to breakouts. Will always jump ship though if it turns the other way.