Can slim style, You only learn through experience.
Stock market is like poker. Know the hand that you r dealt and manage risk accordingly. If you don't know the hand your dealt, you r the sucker at the table and the market will take all your $$$$$
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I am an independent trader with over 25 years of experience working on the buy and sell-side. I have researched and invested in traditional and alternative asset classes and worked at Pensions Funds, International Banks and Dealers.