Investing since 82. Felt the pain of the 87 and 00 crashes. All fiat money is subject to devaluation. Most trading is now done by HFT-bots trading among each other.
Over 25 years experience as a networking geek. Now am a network security geek.
high frequency algorithmic trading has greatly simplified the stock market. human day traders should locate clusters of buy and sell stop limit orders and then place orders with expectations that trading robots will take those stops.