Was a very active, successful trader. Serious injury with no insurance drained my savings. Got married. My incredibly smart wife suggested that I stop talking to the TV on how to trade and to use my knowledge instead to help others. So, here I am.
"Good judgment is usually the result of experience, and experience frequently the result of bad judgment." Robert Lovett
Full time tradrr MT&Thurs. Full time in 2014. 7 yrs of learning. Never traded sim/never blew up account. K.I.S.S./consistent.
I've been trading for about 12 years. I mostly trade pullbacks and enter the trade at the reversal with a trendline breakout. I also trade flatline breakouts, and triangles are another favorite! I prefer $2-10 stocks.
Rule-based discretionary trader w 15 years experience. Love your R-multiple, use worst-case scenario stops, and only buy enough so you still sleep at night. "If the Big Boys want it then I want it." If you watch prices all day then you own too much.
i recommend Dr. Van Tharp's materials for all traders.
trading is one big trap. you're either trapped or along with the trapper.
we may be in trading - but there are some things we don't trade away.