Title: How to Trade Opening Gaps with a Quantified Edge
Date: May 03, 2016
Presenter: Scott Andrews
Many traders use opening gaps to execute trend trades, but did you know that fading the open is often the easier strategy?
Join Scott Andrews, “The Gap Guy,” and learn how he has successfully traded the opening gap for over a decade using simple concepts that can be quantified and proven.
During this research-focused session, Scott will show you his live results on over 100 opening gap trades that he has traded year-to-date. He will also explain his stop and target placement and the key factors he considers when selecting gap fades. Finally, Scott will show how you can autotrade his exact signals using InvestiQuant’s new NinjaTrader apps.
In this live event, you will learn:
- Useful gap trading statistics
- Where to place your stops when trading gaps
- How to use Scott’s methods to fade the open
Scott Andrews is a veteran quantitative trader and Co-Founder and CEO of InvestiQuant.com. In 2008, he founded MasterTheGap.com (which was merged with Rob Hanna’s OvernightEdges.com in 2014 to form InvestiQuant.com). Prior to his trading career, he co-founded SciQuest (symbol: SQI) and took the company public as CEO.
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