A massive move higher in interest rates futures (lower in yield) and abnormal call skews has created a trading opportunity. It's a risk-off trade, but it's also a view that the political drama and Trump battle with Fed Chairman Jerome Powell is ultimately going to fade.
Trader wisdom on trading opening gaps in stocks and S&P 500 futures. But the best trades are during the earnings season, it is common to see a 5% or 10% move before the opening, which can either throw off a trade or enhance it.
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I find the opening gap plays to be the best way to start the trading day. While they are among the simplest technical conditions, price gaps generate a lot of questions among traders. Why do gaps happen? How can we foresee gaps? Do gaps always get filled?