The trend can be your friend or fiend. Follow the gurus, but some are blind. Buy dips. Buy momentum. Market is unknowable. Food always in demand. Energy too. Buy and hold died. Charts can support one's bias. Intrinsic value + momentum.+ price action.
im 35. used to be a stockbroker. i have a diversified portfolio, of all disciplines, sectors & markets. intra-day, i play textbook & higest-quality technical & fundamental set-ups. i look for 3:1 Risk/Reward. i trade stocks $10+, 500k+ daily volume.