Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Options Trader. Short Gamma, Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.
Now as SQGURU 2013 avatar, Quaker was 2011. Investment strategist specializing in hedging strategies, micro and macro economic forecasting, predictive analytics, quantitative analytics and market psychology.
im 35. used to b stockbroker. have dversified portfolio, of all timeframes, disciplines, sectors & markets. intra-day, i play textbook & higest-quality technical & fundamental set-ups. i look for 3:1 Risk/Reward. stocks $10+, 500k+ daily volume.
Following in my Dad's footsteps (a trader of 25+ years). Mom of two amazing sons; 4 months and 2.5 years. My oldest son recites the chime of the closing bell on ThinkorSwim daily. I love weeklies!! Also addicted to FAS.
I started about 4 years ago learning to trade Options and I started trading about 3 years ago. I find The Stock Market interesting. All in all, I think Im starting to do alright. I am still learning and will continue to learn what I can.