I take positions where I see a 5-10 point gain in the near term. I move quickly and cut losses fast. 7% loss is general rule. 25% gain is general target. Contrarian sometimes-Trender sometimes. Take what the market gives. Always learning.
MD/Research Scientist.Newbie on Stocks.Just invest small hard earned money to be able to pay mortgage.My profile picture is from Hagar the Horrible:"Luck Eddie:The ironically-named "Lucky"Eddie in fact,so unlucky he can be crushed by a stray rainbow!
im 36 used to b stockbroker. i have a diversified portfolio, of all disciplines, sectors & markets. i intra-day trade. my style is a momo/scalper daytrader. i look for 3:1 Risk/Reward. i trade stocks $10+, 500k min volume