In Europe, at midday, London +0.4%. Paris flat. Frankfurt -0.1%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow -0.2%. S&P -0.2%. Nasdaq -0.2%. Crude +0.3% to $56.82. Gold -0.1% to $1222.20. Bitcoin -5% to $5258.
Ten-year Treasury Yield +1 bps to 3.08%
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Today is Cycle Day 3 (CD3)…Price begins the new week trading in the middle of 5-day distribution. Volatility remains elevated as “news algos” and buy/sell programs were working overtime last week. This week is shortened holiday week with Brexit negotiations continuing, so more “news-bomb” potential exists. Manage risk and trade the highest quality setups.
CD3 Range High = 2752.00 CD3 Range Low = 2707.00 CD3 Range Avg = 38.50
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 2730, THEN upside targets 2745 – 50 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 2730, THEN downside targets 2720 – 2715 3 Day Central Pivot Zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) December (Z) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3 …Price begins the new week trading in the middle of 5-day distribution. Volatility remains elevated as “news algos” and buy/sell programs were working overtime last week. This week is shortened holiday week with Brexit negotiations continuing, so more “news-bomb” potential exists. Manage risk and trade the highest quality setups.
CD3 Range High = 6908.00 CD3 Range Low = 6780.00 CD3 Range Avg = 153.50
Scenario 1: IF price holds bid above 6870, THEN upside targets 6900 — 6915 zone.
Scenario 2: IF price holds offer below 6870, THEN downside targets 6850 – 6838 3 Day Central Pivot Zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) December (Z) Contract
HOD ATR Range Projection: 7020.50; LOD ATR Range Projection: 6767.00; Cycle Day 1 Low: 6712.25; 3 Day Central Pivot: 6844.00; 3 Day Cycle Target: 6850.00; 10 Day Average True Range: 166.75; VIX: 19.00
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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