Well they say you have to lose money to learn, I would say they are right. Only through mistakes can you emerge victorious. Anyone who claims they never lose money is simply not honest with themselves.
I am mostly a buyer of high quality dividend stocks, with solid competitive advantages. My holding period is forever, as long as the dividend is at least maintained. I tend to concentrate my efforts on stocks which grow earnings and dividends, which
Investing is a skill mix of probability, human emotion analysis, an understanding of history... with a big dose of common sense. Its why I'm drawn to the discipline. If you don't value 10-q data, or have thin skin, you won't want to listen to me.
VIX nerd here. Volatility, Indicies long/short, Commodities NG and Gold/Silver, Global Macro and select Stocks for giggles and coffee money.
Wait for the turn, long lawn chairs and beer, fireworks to come
Contrarian investor, my system is to bet in HIGH RISK huge reward stocks buy go against horde...! Great traders share knowledge not charge $$$. WARNING: Do your research 1st before you repeat an ideal of mine. If you like my ideas add me as a friend.