Bottom up and top down. I like pocket pivots, breakouts and continuation patterns on market leaders -- IBD50 & CANSLIM names.
I think the market *can* be timed by trading with cycles.
Getting better is about reducing mistakes.
Experience: - Founder of WinningPortfolio.com - Performance Marketer for eHarmony & True.com - Marketing consultant for SocialCord - Founded performance based network. (IncentPath) - Developed iPhone App :Steal This! - Moderator at Alibaba.com