In Europe, at midday, London -0.8%. Paris +0.1%. Frankfurt -0.3%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow -0.6%. S&P -0.5%. Nasdaq -0.3%. Crude -0.3% to $66.66. Gold -0.5% to $1302.10. Bitcoin -0.7% to $6591.
Ten-year Treasury Yield -2 bps to 2.92%
Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Price has failed to clear above recent resistance zone (2792 – 2795) and as such is trading lower, testing 2772 pivot support in overnight trade. Bulls will need to hold above otherwise further weakness would be anticipated. Options Expiry may have an influence on today’s trading.
Market Bias: Bullish
CD3 Range High = 2794.50 CD3 Range Low = 2766.00 CD3 Range Avg = 22.50
Scenario 1: IF price holds above 2772 and converts 2778.50 to support, THEN upside targets 2788 handle.
Scenario 2: IF price violates 2782 handle, THEN downside targets 2772 pivot support.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) September (U) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Recent strength in technology shares this week has pushed NQ to all-time highs. Currently in overnight trade price is trading below prior close (7311.75) holding above 7274.50 Initial Balance Support.
Market Bias: Bullish
CD3 Range High = 7333.00 CD3 Range Low = 7267.50 CD3 Range Avg = 51.00
Scenario 1: IF price clears and converts 7312 handle, THEN upside expansion targets 7333 – 7353 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price violates and converts 7274 handle to lower resistance, THEN downside targets 7256 – 7243 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) September (U) Contract
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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