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Rob Hanna

Rob Hanna is president of Hanna Capital Management LLC and founder of Quantifiable Edges. In 2012, he founded Overnight Edges, which in 2014 merged with Master the Gap to become InvestiQuant, where he serves as vice president of Research. A Boston College alum, Mr. Hanna lives and works in Massachusetts.

An examination of the ‘Death Cross’

Anotable bit of action that occurred on August 28, 2015, was that the 50-day moving average (50ma) of the SPX closed below its 200-day moving average (200ma). This is often referred to as a “Death Cross.” (When the 50ma is above the 200ma, it is a...