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***Written 8 pm Tuesday evening for Wednesday’s trading for contribution to MrTopStep’s “The Opening Print” publication.
Tuesday’s Session was Cycle Day 3 (CD3): Price oscillated throughout the full session creating an “inside-value” normal variation day. Resistance was at 3895 (Line-In-Sand) with Support at 3865 (Overnight Low). Range was 41 handles on 1.598M contracts exchanged.
…Transition from Cycle Day 3 to Cycle Day 1
This leads us into Cycle Day 1 (CD1): Part of the decline is in-place with the CD1 Average Decline measuring 3850. As such, there are two estimated scenarios to consider for today’s trading.
1.) Price sustains a bid above 3895, initially targets 3905 – 3910 zone.
2.) Price sustains an offer below 3895, initially targets 3870 – 3865 zone.
*****3 Day Cycle has a 91% probability of fulfilling Positive Cycle Statistic covering 12 years of recorded tracking history.
For more detailed information for both bullish and bearish projected targets, please visit: PTG 3 Day Cycle and/or reference the Cycle Spreadsheet below:
Link to access full Cycle Spreadsheet >> Cycle Day 1 (CD1)
PVA High Edge = 3897 PVA Low Edge = 3878 Prior POC = 3895
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) March 2021 (H) Contract
HOD ATR Range Projection: 3892; LOD ATR Range Projection: 3855; 3 Day Central Pivot: 3885; 3 Day Cycle Target: 3868; 10 Day Average True Range 40; VIX: 23
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 1 (CD1)…CD1 Average Decline (13064) was fulfilled during previous session (CD3). Prior range was 280 handles on 556k contracts exchanged. As such, there are two estimated scenarios to consider for today’s trading.
PVA High Edge = 13243 PVA Low Edge = 12134 Prior POC = 13185
Bull Scenario: IF Bulls sustain a bid above 13134, THEN initial upside estimate targets 13185 – 13215 zone.
Bear Scenario: IF Bears sustain an offer below 13134, THEN initial downside estimate targets 13095 – 13065 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) March 2021 (H) Contract
HOD ATR Range Projection: 13251; LOD ATR Range Projection: 13040; 3 Day Central Pivot: 13350; 3 Day Cycle Target: 13043; 10 Day Average True Range: 224; VIX: 23
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