Futures are heading higher ahead of the data, following last night’s slump that came amid a protracted trade dispute and intensifying yield curve. Contracts tied to the DJIA are now indicating a 75 point advance, while 10-year Treasury notes eased overnight, but at 2.27%, they are still within touching distance of their September 2017 lows.
In Asia, Japan -0.3%. Hong Kong -0.4%. China -0.3%. India +0.7%.
In Europe, at midday, London +0.5%. Paris +0.4%. Frankfurt +0.4%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.3%. S&P +0.4%. Nasdaq +0.4%. Crude +0.2% to $58.92. Gold flat at $1280.70. Bitcoin +0.6% to $8730.
Ten-year Treasury Yield +3 bps to 2.27%
(Source: Seeking Alpha)
8:30International trade in goods
8:30Retail Inventories (Advance)
8:30Wholesale Inventories (Advance)
8:30Initial Jobless Claims
10:00Pending Home Sales
10:30EIA Natural Gas Inventory
11:00EIA Petroleum Inventories
12:00 PMFed’s Clarida: “Sustaining Maximum Employment and Price Stability”
4:30 PMMoney Supply
4:30 PMFed Balance Sheet
Today is Cycle Day 3 …Price has struggled this cycle and currently still below Cycle Day 1 Low (2800.50). Historical Odds favor recovery back to and/or above this level to fulfill Positive 3 Day Cycle Statistic. Stay Tuned!
CD3 Range High = 2800.50 CD3 Range Low = 2769.50 CD3 Range Avg = 33.50
Scenario 1: IF Bulls hold bid above 2780, THEN initial upside targets 2800.50 – 2806 zone.
Scenario 2: IF Bears hold offer below 2780, THEN initial downside targets 2769.50 – 2766.25 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) June (M) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 3…Price has struggled this cycle and currently still below Cycle Day 1 Low (7280.25). Historical Odds favor recovery back to and/or above this level to fulfill Positive 3 Day Cycle Statistic. Stay Tuned!
CD3 Range High = 7265.50 CD3 Range Low = 7196.50 CD3 Range Avg = 102.00
Scenario 1: IF Bulls hold bid above 7214, THEN initial upside potential targets 7265.50 – 7280.25 zone.
Scenario 2: IF Bears hold offer below 7214, THEN initial downside targets 7196.50 – 7183.25 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) June (M) 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.
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