Market psychology is a primary to me.
I look at the charts as a secondary and only to help me better understand the market psychology.
If bulls/bears claim to be 100% right, I'll probably bet against them, given the business model.
Risk and portfolio manager. Former long/short hedge fund manager and prop trader. 20 years of market experience. Started career on Wall Street in the heady 1990s. MBA in Finance from NYU Stern. @seeitmarket contributor. Opinions are my own.