George Washington Day/President’s Day Holiday Effect In Trading (Backtest And Strategy)

George Washington’s Day/Presidents’ Day is one of the federal holidays in the US. But does it affect the US stock market? The US financial markets do not open on George Washington’s Day or Presidents’ Day. Trading does not take place on any of the U.S. stock exchanges. Backtests determine that trading around this holiday is…

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Over-The-Counter Trading Strategy – What Is It? (Backtest)

Not all securities trade on standard exchanges. In fact, not even all stocks trade on a standard exchange. Some trade on over-the-counter marketplaces. Wondering what an over-the-counter marketplace is, and how over-the-counter trading works? Over-the-counter (OTC) trading refers to trading that is done directly between two parties, without the supervision of an exchange. This type…

Option Trading In QQQ: 15 Things You Should Know

Options trading is popular, and especially retail traders enter the options market at market bottoms and tops. We frequently receive questions about how to trade options, in both QQQ and SPY. We have previously covered options trading in SPY, and today we do the same for QQQ options trading. Below is a short summary of…

ESG Trading Strategies (Backtest)

ESG has really gone mainstream, as the framework is becoming an increasingly important consideration in the investment community. With ESG data becoming more prevalent, investors now have ESG trading strategies. But what are ESG trading strategies? ESG is an abbreviation for Environmental, Social, and Governance, which are a framework for understanding and measuring how sustainably…

About This Site

This website is written and managed by Oddmund Groette and Hakan Samuelsson. Mr. Groette is a native Norwegian but resides in the former USSR. Mr. Samuelsson lives in Sweden, where he trades, invests, and manages one of Sweden’s most popular financial websites: Samuelssonsrapport. He also founded The Robust Trader. We have been independent full-time traders…