Buy good stocks when they're hated. Know what you own so you don't sell on fear. Don't chase. Buy in chunks. Take 1/3 profit on every 15% jump. Watch ends of quarters. Be patient, use settled cash. Have an entry/exit plan and follow it.
Sold entire posiition of $gmcr at $150,000 loss have lost $450,000 in 4 days. margin call. positions $pbyi, gild, sina ,feye down 100,00 on pbyi still have 4517 shares of gmcr in ira super depressed made $683,000 on pcyc.