My 1st screen name was the Ukrainian word for "stream" ("Reechka"). It's a good concept for an online forum but it looked like a female given name & I'm not female. Maybe I've submitted enough messages to call myself "Potik" (flood, torrent, outpour)
30 year software executive, scientist, consultant who was also a past securities broker/trader. Swing trader, scalper & longer term investor. Looks for stocks that exhibit repeatable behaviors, and value to limit risk with volatility for max gains.
Focusing mainly on Gold and Oil related ETFs. I trade daily GDX NUGT DUST and sometimes oil when low. My objective is to make trading as profitable, automatic and maintenance free as possible. 2% per day average is my ultimate goal.