Full-Time Trader, Part-Time Investor. I like to Trade Sm/Med Cap's. Swing/Hold Med+ (in Trending Mkt's). Regardless of one's Time Horizon it's Essential to Develop a System that Adds to Winners while also Taking Profits along the way
Learn charting, it works-period. But it takes time and practice, EVERY DAY. Stop looking for E.Z. answers. The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary. And what I do here I do for FREE. Remember that. Or go pay some genius.
30+yrs Biz Exp.
"Never over-estimate someone else's intelligence & under-estimate your own" ~ "The prudent mariner never relies solely on 1 aid to navigation"
~ "Rarely get what you want, almost always what you Picture & Dream/never quit!
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.
Retail investor who manages his own retirement portfolio. Made my first trade the morning after Black Monday 1987. On the eve of Black Monday T. Boone Pickens, while on Night Line mentioned, "It was a good time to enter". So I did.