Monday, April 9, 2018

Morning Gap Trade reviews

Quick review of the 3 stocks I was monitoring today. Good setups but little follow through to my exit goals. 
  1. fang - daily bar fade setup - nice short setup off resistance - was looking for an exit past the previous day low which is also support - always good to take some off at a support level - I didn't and the stock turned around and stopped out at entry. 
  2. yndx - went long on the bounce of resistance gap fade - ran out of gas small loss.
  3. rgnx - Gap fade off resistance - started to sell off and then took the small loss



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