Escaped academic (PhD Business Strategy) now full-time trader. "Professional" meaning it's how I make income; been trading for years, but I still learn /everyday. Values chartists who share. 'Employed' by NFLX (ha-ha!)
We all have those "Long Term" investments in our portfolio that go Up and Down, Up and Down. Holding them through good and bad times. - My goal is to find those "Down times" and profit from it ... I call it my "5th dividend.
Our ideas are only a reflection of current sentiment changes not price moves. Data is pulled from social media conversations. We measure the rolling 48 hour bullish and bearish sentiment. Alerts are large standard deviation moves from that avg.
Head of Community Development @ StockTwits. Evangelizing Social Communications for Investors, Traders, & Public Companies. Independent Options Trader. Short Gamma, Long Optimism. Hiking Enthusiast. Not in Chicago anymore.