Buy and hold died. Follow the gurus cautiously. Some are blind. Buy dips. Buy momentum. Market is unknowable. Food always in demand. Energy too. Charts are like statistics: they can say whatever you want. Momentum + price action for swing trading.
I am a part time trader; therefore, I must work for a living. Even though I may be a slug...I'm no leech (ha ha, pun intended)! Civil Engineer, PE by trade . I use Autocad & Civil 3D 2012 to create project designs.