In Europe, at midday, London +0.4%. Paris +1.1%. Frankfurt +1.3%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.9%. S&P +0.6%. Nasdaq +0.5%. Crude +1% to $57.78. Gold -0.5% to $1276. Bitcoin +1.4% to $11332..
Ten-year Treasury Yield +4 bps to 2.4%
S&P 500 (ES)
Today is Cycle Day 2 (CD2)…Price has vaulted in overnight trade to reach 2656 handle 3 Day Cycle Target. Bulls will need to keep bid above prior close (2642.75), with upper targets measuring 2671 – 2681 zone.
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
NAZ has retraced 75% of its prior decline as price reached CD2 Penetration Levels between 6387 – 6393 zone. Conversion back below prior close (6344.75) would be a sign of weakness.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES)
**Note: The odds highlighted are NOT predictions or trade recommendations, rather a guide based upon historical observed occurrences.
Today’s Hypotheses: December 2017 (ESZ) Contract
*****The levels outlined below are more general framework within a larger range…They are to be used are reference prices from which to consider trade opportunities, not hard trade levels.
Scenario 1: IF price holds above PC (2642.75), THEN upside range targets 2666.50, followed by 2671…2676…2681.
Scenario 2: IF price converts PC (2642.75) to lower resistance, THEN downside targets 2635.25 – 2631.75 3 Day Central Pivot Zone.
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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