In Europe, at midday, London -0.4%. Paris -0.3%. Frankfurt -0.3%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.06%. S&P -0.04%. Nasdaq -0.15%. Crude +2.8% to $49.30. Gold +0.5% to $1,292.30. Bitcoin +5.2% to $4,103.
Ten-year Treasury Yield -1.4 bps to 2.645%
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Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Current Cycle Target objectives have been fulfilled, and as such could make for a mixed session as trading desks are back to full staff..Yes the Robots are baaack from their holiday software upgrades. Faster and Stronger!
Price extended to 2548 CD3 Penetration Level and has since pulled back during overnight trade. We’ll mark 2548 – 50 zone as “key resistance” to begin today’s session. Initial support marked between 2518 – 2522 LVN.
CD3 Range High = 2546.50 CD3 Range Low = 2528.50 CD3 Range Avg = 59.00
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 2520, THEN initial upside targets 2536 – 2540 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 2520, THEN initial downside targets 2512 – 2500 Central Pivot.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) March (H) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3 …Current Cycle Target objectives have been fulfilled, and as such could make for a mixed session as trading desks are back to full staff..Yes the Robots are baaack from their holiday software upgrades. Faster and Stronger!
Price extended to 6483 CD3 Penetration Level and has since pulled back during overnight trade. We’ll mark 6483 – 6496 zone as “key resistance” to begin today’s session. Initial support marked between 6405 – 6388 LVN Zones.
CD3 Range High = 6458.00 CD3 Range Low = 6298.00 CD3 Range Avg = 197.00
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 6400, THEN initial upside targets 6435 – 6455 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 6400, THEN initial downside targets 6388 – 6344 Central Pivot.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) March (H) Contract
HOD ATR Range Projection: 6627.50; LOD ATR Range Projection: 6270.50; Cycle Day 1 Low: 6148.50; 3 Day Central Pivot: 6275.00; 3 Day Cycle Target: 6434.00; 10 Day Average True Range: 225.00; VIX: 22.50
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!
“Knowing is not enough, We must APPLY. Willing is not enough, We must DO.” –Bruce Lee
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