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I am an engineer by trade. I am hoping to retire in 2019 if my savings allow. I began investing (beyond just participating in the company stock plan) in the early 90s, and like many, discovered I was a genius at it until the bubble popped in 2000. I sat out a few years and licked my wounds, then dove back in just in time to get decimated again by the 2008-2009 crash. That was when I decided to abandon my buy and hope approach and started to actively manage my portfolio. It was also around then that I discovered Seeking Alpha, which has been extremely helpful to me in my efforts to learn as much as I can about the market, risk, valuing companies, ETFs, dividends, hedging using options, etc. Hopefully I can avoid another ...More
  • Description: Occasional Investor. Trading frequency: Weekly
  • Interests: Bonds, Commodities, Dividend stock ideas & income, ETFs, Options, REITs, Retirement savings, Stocks - long, Tech stocks
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