Pro. use technical analysis to look for stocks w/ short-term price momentum. Not interested in fundamental or intrinsic value of stocks, but rather in their trends and patterns.
*Note: In this Economy-.
Self taught/funded fanatical trader of 14 yrs turned buy and hold advocate. Keys to success... Leaving your ego at the door and keeping life in perspective. "You can trade for a living, but I wouldn't recommend it." -tt