Retired early to begin my second career as a full time trader. Active options swing trader and intraday trader. Charts and IBD grades are my main resources. I value hard work, discipline, and fun. Never stop learning and love what you do!
Market technician, analyst and trader with over 25 years experience in global equity, forex and futures markets. Former sales trader to hedge funds/institutions, research analyst, prop trader, buy-side head of desk. Grass looks greener here.
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Market psychology is a primary to me.
I look at the charts as a secondary and only to help me better understand the market psychology.
If bulls/bears claim to be 100% right, I'll probably bet against them, given the business model.
Founder and President of The Contrarian Trader Inc. We focus on long / short swing trade opportunities using technical analysis and short interest to ensure the best risk to reward entry and exit points.
Not long ago a Wall-Street-Hedge-Fund-Finance-MBA guy, now a momentum trader. Father, husband, mediocre soccer player, numbers geek with a lousy sense of humor. Trading success is all about good defense: "It's About How Much You Don't Lose"
Trading triple leverage $TNA, $TZA, $UVXY, $XIV, $NUGT, $DUST. No options trading here. My posts are based on what I see on the charts. I am not suggesting to buy or sell. Trade at your own risk.