General Information

Name:
Joshua Hayes
Fool Since:
January 27 2002
Aliases:
josh420ncontrol (1/23/2012)

Investing Basics

Investing Experience:
High
Risk Tolerance:
High
Investing Style:
Mechanical Investing
Portfolio Size:
Large (12 or more Stocks)
Types of Investments:
Stocks, ETFs, Futures, Commodities, Currencies.
Stocks I Own:
I post every single buy and sell decision on my website at Big Wave Trading.com

Investing Favorites

Stocks:
Any stock or future that is trending up or down.
Industries:
Any industry that is trending up or down.
Boards:
None
Books:
How to Make Money in Stocks by William J. O'Neil Reminiscences of a Stock Operator by Edwin Lefebvre Trend Following by Michael Covel
Newsletters:
None
Magazines:
None
Blogs:
None
People:
William J. O'Neil, Gerald Loeb, Nic Darvas, Richard Wyckoff, Jesse Livermore, Gil Morales, Dr. Kacher, Richard Donchian, Michael Covel, the Turtles, Richard Dennis, William Eckhardt, Ed Seykota

Investing Expertise

My Area of Expertise:
Stocks, ETFs, Futures (trend following)
Greatest Investment:
the entire year of 2003
Worst Investment:
the entire year of 2011
Money I Manage:
Myself, family, and friends

Education And Work Information

School(s) Attended
School of Hard Knocks
Job Title
CEO, President, Head Trader
Company / Organization
Big Wave Trading
Former Jobs
I've traded for a living since I was 18. Started at age 15.

Interests

Personal Quote:
Profits always take care of themselves but losses never do
My Interests:
Stocks, Futures, Price, Surfing, Free markets
Person(s) I'd Like To Meet:
Ed Seykota, William Eckhardt, Richard Dennis
Favorite Restaurants or Foods:
Any five star restaurant
Favorite Vacation Spots:
Australia, Tahiti, Fiji, New Zealand, California (I live in Hawaii)
Favorite Sports or Teams:
N.Y. Giants, L.A. Dodgers, San Jose Sharks
Favorite Movies:
2010: Hurt Locker 2011: Moneyball
Favorite Board Games:
Risk
Favorite Video Games:
All games on Xbox, Wii, Ipad
Favorite Music or Musicians:
Dubstep, Reggae, Hip Hop, Skrillex
Great Books Read Recently:
The Complete Turtle Trader by Michael Covel
Book Currently Reading:
Re-reading "The New Market Wizards" by Jack Schwager