I am mostly a buyer of high quality dividend stocks, with solid competitive advantages. My holding period is forever, as long as the dividend is at least maintained. I tend to concentrate my efforts on stocks which grow earnings and dividends, which
I invest in companies that have good 10Q fundamentals & I do read the SEC Reports. I look for trends, and scalping stock prices isn't my thing. Long term gain is my goal. I do prefer NYSE stocks, but NASDAQ sometimes I'll look at.
Started 09 w/ 100k turned it into 900k 3 years later and since, managed to lose half in a raging bull market by abandoning fundamentals. Getting back to basics and the green is pouring back in.
Trading since 1986. I prefer large-cap global leaders with great fundamentals. I believe that the game is totally rigged against retail investors and also that many CEOs and BoDs are self-serving and obscenely overpaid.