I hold 1000 shares of Apple for the long term (Once in a while I sell it near tops ex: 118 to rebuy lower ex:107) Also I daytrade, every session I try a bear position I sell calls near HOD and I close the position lower with a gain. 95% success
Trading coach, stock index trader, author, blogger, five kids, six grandkids, and four rescue cats. I have a special interest in the integration of quantitative and discretionary approaches to trading.
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26 year Wall Street veteran. Investing since 19. Former Chief Technical Strategist for major Wall Street Firm. CMT. Former head of the MTA Admissions Committee. Shortlisted in 2013 as one of the best technicians for an equity research firm.
Turned 10k into 1/2 million in 2 yrs!
I consider myself a day/swing trader; however, I also maintain a separate portfolio with long term holdings which I add to when good opportunities present themselves.
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