I trade best when I don't even turn on any financial news. Analyze charts and set stop or limit orders. It's kind of like setting a trap and coming back later to see if you caught anything. Check markets at open and close. Ignore intra-day moves.
A simple man leading a simple life with a good woman, good friends, a good dog and a good internet connection.
Full time day/swing trader on private accounts after 25+ years in the financial services and brokerage industry.