Lots of things are going for stocks this morning as U.S. index futures head back to record highs. Contracts tied to the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq are all up by 0.3% after the U.S. and China moved closer to their first face-to-face talks in months, while President Trump appeared to soften his stance on blacklisted Huawei. Congress also struck a deal late Monday with the White House over spending, while investors await the latest round of corporate results.
In Asia, Japan +1%. Hong Kong +0.3%. China +0.5%. India -0.1%.
In Europe, at midday, London +0.6%. Paris +0.7%. Frankfurt +1.5%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.3%. S&P +0.3%. Nasdaq +0.3%. Crude -0.1% to $56.17. Gold -0.5% to $1420.40. Bitcoin -5.4% to $9932.
Ten-year Treasury Yield flat at 2.05%
Source: Seeking Alpha https://seekingalpha.com
Today is Cycle Day 2 (CD2)…Price is continuing this cycle’s rally which began in prior session. Currently trading above prior high (2993.50) fulfilling (2997) initial CD2 Penetration Target and closing in on 3000 3 Day Cycle Minimum Average Target.
CD2 Range High = 3012.00 CD2 Range Low = 2975.00 CD2 Range Avg = 31.00
Scenario 1: IF Bulls hold bid above 2993, THEN initial upside potential targets 2997 – 3000 zone.
Scenario 2: IF Bears hold offer below 2993, THEN initial downside objective targets 2988 – 2985 zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (ES) September 2019 (U) Contract
Nasdaq 100 (NQ)
Today is Cycle Day 2 (CD2)…Price is continuing its rally fulfilling 7957 3 Day Cycle Average Target. Further upside measure 7979 – 7989 zone.
CD2 Range High = 7979.00 CD2 Range Low = 7902.00 CD2 Range Avg = 113.00
Scenario 1: IF Bulls hold bid above 7938, THEN initial upside potential targets 7957 – 7959 3 Day Cycle Target Zone.
Scenario 2: IF Bears hold offer below 7938, THEN initial downside objective targets 7895 – 7891 3 Day Central Pivot Zone.
Range Projections and Key Levels (NQ) September 2019 (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.
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