Invested an inheritance in May '09 into a basket of High Quality US Growth Co.'s that are "Brand Like" (Wide moat), Fundamentally Strong, have a High % of Domestic Revenue. I try to invest w LONG TERM outlook & not trade. CAGR: 27% as of 5/1/15.
Started as a Trader & Analyst for a major W.S. House in 1966. Managed Hedge Fund. 48 years working on the "Street". .Will be the Devil's advocate to help you learn. Have you gone thru one or more 4 to 6 year Bear Markets??
Trend follower, portfolio manager, market technician. Former sales trader to hedge funds/institutions, research analyst, prop trader, buy-side head of desk. Only took 25 years to find what works for me. Always learning.
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