Invested $1M in May 2009, portfolio now $6.9M~.
Received $1M inheritance, bought high quality "Brand-like" U.S. Companies with a long term outlook. Learning to hedge portfolio by selling $SPY. Trade high risk/reward option setups in cash account.
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CFA charterholder. Prop trader and market structure consultant with Bright Trading, specializing in pair trading, crutch trading, contrarian, technical, and algorithmic (HFT) trading. Views expressed here are for informational purposes only.
Please do NOT follow the trades I do. My strategies for buying/selling will most likely be different than yours. Get the right education if you feel you need it. Let's not guess directions and/or try to pick the "tops/bottoms" but trade smart!