The S&P 500 and the DJIA have now rallied for five consecutive sessions since falling into correction territory last week, with both indexes up 4% and on track for their biggest weekly percentage rise since November 2016. The Nasdaq is up over 5%, representing its best week since October 2014.
In Asia, Japan +1.2%. Hong Kong closed. China closed. India -0.8%.
In Europe, at midday, London +0.6%. Paris +0.8%. Frankfurt +0.5%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.1%. S&P +0.1%. Nasdaq +0.12%. Crude +0.2% to $61.31. Gold +0.4% to $1360.80. Bitcoin -2.9% to $9729.
Ten-year Treasury Yield flat at 2.89%
S&P 500 (ES)
Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Continuation rally has pushed price to 2746.50 CD3 Penetration Levels in overnight trade. Next upside level targets 2756 handle.
Scenario 1: IF price clears and converts PH (2736.75), THEN upside targets 2746.50 Penetration Level.
Scenario 2: IF price violates and converts PC (2734.50) to lower resistance, THEN pullback targets 2720 – 17 zone, followed by 2714 – 12 VWAP.
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Continuation rally has reached 6855.85 CD3 Penetration Level in overnight trade. Further upside measures 6883 handle.
Scenario 1: IF price clears and converts PH (6827.50), THEN targets 6855 handle, followed by 6878 – 83 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price violates and converts PC (6820.75) to lower resistance, THEN pullback initially targets 6790 followed by 6760 – 50 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ)
HOD ATR Range Projection: 6982.66; LOD ATR Range Projection: 6692.34; Cycle Day 1 Low: 6456.25; 3 Day Central Pivot: 6819.75; 3 Day Cycle Target: 6739.34; 10 Day Average True Range: 167.41; VIX: 18.79
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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