In a December 1997 issue of Barron's, a Merrill Lynch poll found that the top strategy among 122 institutions surveyed was to buy stocks of companies that exceed earnings expectations and sell the companies that fall short.
I am a 42 yr old part-time swing trader. Price action, volume and chart patterns is all I got in my tool bag. Please don't follow me blindly. Avg yearly return rate the last 6 yrs: 43.5% including 2014.
battle-tested trader/investor since 1996. Managing Partner Rosemarkie Capital Partners, managed a Barron's recognized small cap newsletter. By day, a Director of Software Engineering at a firm in Northern VA.
Past: Former Co-Founder of financial advisory firm, clients in the Americas, Europe & Asia | Present: Ultra Aggressive Beta Select | Near Future: Bulge Bracket Market Maker | Stock Market Rule 1: Never bet against my desk. Rule 2: Remember Rule 1.