Who Was W.D Gann?

For many who are fascinated with Gann, their first introduction to the subject, or at least the most influential reference that ignites their search into Gann is his 1909 interview with Richard Wyckoff in The Ticker and Investment Digest, his first foray into the public forum.

It was not just his staggering trading record of producing 262 of 284 profitable trades in a month of trading under the eye of an auditor, but the fascinating explanations he gave of the source of his knowledge and system, what he called the Law of Vibration, that sparked people’s interests, leading seekers on a 100 year quest to understand this man’s theories.

This term has captured the imagination of generations of Gann researchers and analysts who have sought in every direction for the solution to Gann’s Ticker methodology and the science behind it.

So let’s have a look at who W.D Gann was…