Professor of Physics and consultant to industry. 300+ technical publications. Believer in new technologies and identifying them early on. 75% portfolio buy and hold more than 3 months to years. 25% weekly swing trades all to the long side for fun.
Professional trader, investor, and businessman; technical, fundamental, and sentiment analyst; Futures, Options, Indices, Equities, Currencies, Forex, Commodities; trading futures since early 1980s; now, actively studying law while trading/investing.
Student of the markets since 1998.
My favorite set ups to trade, gaps, climactic plays, base B/O/D, momentum, pattern and trend failures.
Exploiting psychology of the masses seen through chart patterns.
Trading style: Investing to scalping.
Pro. use technical analysis to look for stocks w/ short-term price momentum. Not interested in fundamental or intrinsic value of stocks, but rather in their trends and patterns.
*Note: In this Economy-.
Retired Financial Advisor and now Industry Consultant. Realize the difference b/w trades & investments. "You miss 100% of the shots you never take in life " "Failing to Prepare is Preparing to Fail."
Founder and CEO of Stocktwits, Founder of Wallstrip (Acquired by CBS), Managing Member of Lindzon Capital Partners (Hedge Fund) and Managing Member of Social Leverage (an early stage web holding company) ...I have lot's of ideas. Toronto boy.