Phil started trading in college to make a little extra money. After a couple years of studying charts, Phil opened a small account during his sophomore year. He lost the money and repeated the process junior year. By senior year, Phil was starting to understand chart patterns better and started learning how to short stocks. By the end of senior year, Phil grew his small account exponentially by focusing on shorting parabolic moves. Now, Phil is a full-time trader who continues to take profits from the stock market.