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The market is what you make of it. Trade what you know. Recognize patterns, follow trends. Go in direction market takes you. Jesse Livermore Disciple, follower of K.I.S.S. Principle. Trade within risk, find your trading style, stick with what works.
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Expose yourself to quality setups and you can make money in any market. Be early to locate relative strength, then exit when things get heated. Shorts are also okay. Find weak stocks and position yourself for continuation.