Obvious patterns break - for obvious reasons.
You make the most money betting responsively - anticipating a pattern or area.
nat gas names
apc, swn - new highs
UNG - burning up
UPL, XCO -- entire sector huge.
/6e-- hit the target -- 40 ticks but exited too early...
/es hit top of obvious channel and traders are shorting or won't get long until it slides down in time or price correction.
keep it simple.
/ym - double top
/tf double top
SNTS, MX, REXX, EDAP, SWN -- winners.