In Europe, at midday, London -0.9%. Paris -0.1%. Frankfurt -1.7%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow -1.5%. S&P -1.5%. Nasdaq -1.7%. Crude -1.2% to $45.67. Gold +0.1% to $1274.70. Bitcoin -0.1% to $3735.
Ten-year Treasury Yield -2 bps to 2.77%
8:30 Initial Jobless Claims
9:00 FHFA House Price Index
10:00 New Home Sales
10:00 Consumer Confidence
1:00 PM Results of $32B, 7-Year Note Auction
3:00 PM Farm Prices
4:30 PM Money Supply
4:30 PM Fed Balance Sheet
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Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Prices is retreating during overnight trade from it’s historically explosive upside rally in prior session. Key Pivot Zone is marked between 2420 – 2412. Whether this was a one-time rally that fizzles is still an open verdict. Bulls will need to continue to absorb any residual selling that develops for the Santa Rally to play out normally.
CD3 Range High = 2475.50 CD3 Range Low = 2428.50 CD3 Range Avg = 53.00
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 2420, THEN upside targets retest of 2465 – 2475 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 2420, THEN downside targets 2412 – 2397 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) March (H) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3 …Prices is retreating during overnight trade from it’s historical explosive upside rally in prior session. Key Pivot Zone is marked between 6136 – 6085. Whether this was a one-time rally that fizzles is still an open verdict. Bulls will need to continue to absorb any residual selling that develops for the Santa Rally to play out normally.
CD3 Range High = 6325.00 CD3 Range Low = 6124.00 CD3 Range Avg = 181.00
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 6136, THEN upside targets retest of 6250 – 6280 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 6136, THEN downside targets 6085 – 6058 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) March (H) Contract
HOD ATR Range Projection: 6390.50; LOD ATR Range Projection: 6058.00; Cycle Day 1 Low: 5888.75; 3 Day Central Pivot: 6085.00; 3 Day Cycle Target: 6054.00; 10 Day Average True Range: 247.00; VIX: 32.00
Trade Strategy: Our tactical trade strategy will simply remain unaltered…We’ll be flexible to trade both long and short side from Decision Pivot Levels. Continue to focus on Bull/Bear Stackers and Premium/Discounts. As always, remaining in alignment with dominant intra-day force increases probabilities of producing winning trades.
Stay Focused…Non-Biased…Disciplined ALWAYS USE STOPS!
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