Analyzing Gaps for Profitable Trading Strategies

Dahlquist, Julie R.; Bauer Jr., Richard J.
January 2013
Journal of Technical Analysis;2013, Issue 67, p5
Academic Journal
The article presents a study which analyzes gaps or window signals in profitable stock trading. It explores the study methodology, literatures for references, data on bearish and bullish markets, returns for gap up or gap down stocks, and price movements. It implies that analyzing gaps can be used as an effective and strategic tool towards profitable stock trading.


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