In Europe, at midday, London +0.5%. Paris +0.4%. Frankfurt +0.3%.
Futures at 6:20, Dow +0.3%. S&P +0.2%. Nasdaq +0.2%. Crude +0.9% to $50.32. Gold -0.5% to $1318.70.
Ten-year Treasury Yield flat at 2.2%
S&P e-mini continued its cycle rally to achieve projected targets outlined in prior DTS Briefing 9.15.17 “Scenario 1: IF price clears and converts 2494 handle, THEN upside expansion targets 2502 – 2505.00 zone.”
Today begins a new Cycle Day 1 (CD1)…Normal is for some magnitude decline with average measuring 2481.75. Residual bullish price momentum may push price higher before the decline begins.
STAY NIMBLE and ALWAYS USE PROTECTIVE STOPS.
Range Projections and Key Levels
**Note: The odds highlighted are NOT predictions or trade recommendations, rather a guide based upon historical observed occurrences.
Today’s Hypotheses: December 2017 (Z) Contract
*****The levels outlined below are more general framework within a larger range…They are to be used are reference prices from which to consider trade opportunities, not hard trade levels.
Scenario 1: IF price clears and converts PH (2500.00), THEN upside expansion targets 2507.50, followed by 2510.75.
Scenario 2: IF price violates and converts 2493 – 95 zone, THEN downside is open to explore 2488 – 90 zone for renewed support. Failure to find support targets CD1 Decline Target Low (2481.75).
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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