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Futures (ES, NQ, GC, CL) – 28 June 2017

28 June 2017

Daily status of the futures of Gold (GC), WTI Crude (CL), Nasdaq 100 (NQ) and S&P 500 (ES)

Futures (ES, NQ, GC, CL) – 27 June 2017

27 June 2017

Daily status of the futures of Gold (GC), WTI Crude (CL), Nasdaq 100 (NQ) and S&P 500 (ES)

Futures (ES, NQ, GC, CL) – 23 June 17

23 June 2017

Daily status of the futures of Gold (GC), WTI Crude (CL), Nasdaq 100 (NQ) and S&P 500 (ES)

Options – 18 December 15 Monthly Income – Bull PUT on SPX

Update

14 December 2015

We closed this CALL credit spread and bought it back for $0.05. Overall, it was a small profit to be redeployed for the next trade.

8 December 2015

We sold a monthly CALL credit spread at 2135/2145 for $1.10. The total Return-on-Risk for this new trade is 1.10/8.90 = 12.36 % excluding transaction cost. The PUT credit spread was closed for $1.75.

27 November 2015

We sold a monthly PUT credit spread at 2015/2005 for $1.15. The total Return-on-Risk for this new trade is 1.15/8.85 = 13.00 % excluding transaction cost. Expiration is at 9:30 am, 18 December 2015 (EST)

Options – 21 August 15 Monthly Income – Bull PUT on SPX

Update

21 August 2015

This PUT credit spread expired worthless. The Settlement price was 2015.47.

13 July 2015

We sold a monthly PUT credit spread at 1980/1970 for $1.30. The total Return-on-Risk for this new trade is 1.30/8.70 = 14.94 % excluding transaction cost. Expiration is at 9:30 am, 21 August 2015 (EST)

Options – 17 July 15 Monthly Income – Bull PUT on SPX

Update

13 July 2015

We closed this trade by buying it back for $0.05. Option expiration is this coming Friday morning.

15 June 2015

We sold a monthly PUT credit spread at 1980/1970 for $1.30. The total Return-on-Risk for this new trade is 1.30/8.70 = 14.94 % excluding transaction cost. Expiration is at 9:30 am, 17 July 2015 (EST)

Options – 18 June 15 Monthly Income – Bear Call on SPX

Update

5 June 2015

We closed this trade by buying it back for $0.05. Option expiration is another 2 weeks away.

18 May 2015

We sold a monthly CALL credit spread at 2185/2195 for $1.05. The total Return-on-Risk for this new trade is 1.05/8.95 = 11.7 % excluding transaction cost. Expiration is at 9:30 am, 19 June 2015 (EST)

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1 April 2020 – Are the Covid-19 curve flattening?

Summary (The Week Ahead)
$DJT – DownTrend. /YM – DownTrend. /RTY – DownTrend. /NQ – DownTrend. /ES – DownTrend.

/CL – DownTrend. /GC – DownTrend. /ZB – UpTrend. $DXY – DownTrend. HYG – DownTrend.

Market Sentiment is Bearish. Market Internals are giving Down Trend signals indicating weakness in the market. Vix has crept up. Skew has dropped below 117. The indices pulled back and looks set to go lower. The indices have switched to a DownTrend signals. The prognosis is for a pullback in the market.

Details

Indices
Dow Transportation gapped down and closed at 7352.58 with a small doji candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 447.5. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 39.6.

Dow Industrial gapped down and closed at 20943.51 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1132.73. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 41.7.

Russell 2000 closed at 1071.99 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 88.506. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 37.7.

Nasdaq 100 gapped down and closed at 7486.2869 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 389.53. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 44.1.

S&P 500 (SPX) gapped down and closed at 2470.50 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 137.1. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 41.8.

Metals and Commodities
WTI Crude oil futures (CL) closed at $21.2 per barrel with a small bullish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1.65. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 26.4.

Gold (/GC) closed at 1603.4 with a bullish candle below its 8 EMA and above its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 36.4. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and falling slope. Medium Cycle Wave – positive and falling slope. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling slope. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 50.

Commodities (DBC) ETF closed at 10.93 with a small bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 0.34. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 27.

Bonds
Bond futures (/ZB) closed at 182’11 with a bullish candle above its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA and FCB upperband. Daily trading range – 3.0937. Fractal Chaos Band – broke above its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong UpTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 63.1. Squeeze – Yes.

High Yield bond ETF (HYG) gapped down and closed at 74.58 with a small bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 2.7. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 40.2.

Currency
The dollar index ($DXY) closed at 98.476 with a bullish candle below its 8 EMA and above its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 0.9309. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 51.8.


EUR/USD closed at 1.0959 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 0.0136. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 47.5.

USD/JPY closed at 107.11 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1.022. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 46.

Relative Strength – Sectors On a 3-monthly lookback, the relative strength order of the S&P ETF 500 sectors are XLV, XLP, XLU, /ES, XLK, XLY, SPX, SPY, XLI, XLB, XLF and XLE.

On a 12-monthly lookback, the relative strength order of the S&P 500 ETFs are XLV, XLP, XLU, /ES, XLK, XLY, SPX, SPY, XLI, XLB, XLF and XLE.  

Market Internals
Market Sentiment – Bearish. Put/Call ratio is now at 1.159. Market Breadth – sloping downward showing more losers than gainers. Volume Acc/Dis – sloping downward and showing distribution. Vix – 57.06 and Vix Futures – 48.25. Skew – 115.48.

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31 March 2020 – Death toll increases, Indices pulled back

Indices
Dow Transportation closed at 7732.32 with a small doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 215.43. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 43.2.

Dow Industrial closed at 21917.16 with a bearish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 628.29. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 44.9.

Russell 2000 closed at 1153.103 with a small doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 34.286. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 42.3.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7813.4989 with an inverted ‘hammer’ candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 246.14. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak UpTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 47.9.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2626.65 with a bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 90.33. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 45.3.

Continue reading 31 March 2020 – Death toll increases, Indices pulled back

30 March 2020 – C19, Grim statistics in the US, Indices surged upward

Indices
Dow Transportation closed at 7790.91 with a small bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 295.8. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 43.8.

Dow Industrial closed at 22327.48 with a bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 856. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 46.3.

Russell 2000 closed at 1158.317 with a small bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 38.69. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 42.6.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7889 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA, 21 EMA and below its 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 313.713. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak UpTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 48.7.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2626.65 with a bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 90.33. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 46.7.

Continue reading 30 March 2020 – C19, Grim statistics in the US, Indices surged upward

27 March 2020 – Weekly Review – Indices Reversed Upward


Indices (Weekly chart)
Dow Transportation ($DJT) closed at 7699.18 with a big bullish engulfing candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 1644.42. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI30. It closed at 33.7% below its all-time high. It is in Bear Market Territory.

Dow Industrial ($DJI) closed at 21636.78 with a big bullish engulfing candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 4381.41. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI32.6. It closed at 26.8% below its all-time high. It is in Bear Market Territory.

Russell 2000 closed at 1131.987 with a big bullish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 213.89. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling slope. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling slope. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising slope. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI28.2. It closed at 35% below its all-time high. It is in a bear market.       

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7588.3729 with an inverted hammer candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and above its 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 1141.194. Fractal Chaos Band – Below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 40. The Nasdaq closed at 22% below its all-time high. It is in a Bear Market.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2941.47 with a big bullish engulfing candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 445.15. Fractal Chaos Band – Below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 33.6.

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26 March 2020 – 2 Trillion approved, 3.4 M unemployed, Indices shot up like a rocket!!

Indices
Dow Transportation gapped up and closed at 8045.47 with a bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 360.71. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 45.9.

Dow Industrial gapped up and closed at 22552.17 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1394.51. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 46.5.

Russell 2000 closed at 1180.31929 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 69.954. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 43.1.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7897.1285 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA, 21 EMA and below its 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 443.49. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak UpTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 48.4.

S&P 500 (SPX) gapped up and closed at 2630.07 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 161.45. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 46.2.

Continue reading 26 March 2020 – 2 Trillion approved, 3.4 M unemployed, Indices shot up like a rocket!!

25 March 2020 – Market Sentiment turns positive

Indices
Dow Transportation gapped up and closed at 7724.87 with a spinning top doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 681.33. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Neutral. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 42.2.

Dow Industrial gapped up and closed at 21200.55 with a spinning top doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1481.59. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Upward. RSI – 41.1.

Russell 2000 closed at 1110.36525 with a small spinning top doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 70.9572. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 37.8.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7469.6154 with a bearish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 387.2. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – positive and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Upward. RSI – 42.8.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2475.56 with a spinning top doji candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 163.89. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 40.3.

Continue reading 25 March 2020 – Market Sentiment turns positive

24 March 2020 – A huge bounce

Indices
Dow Transportation gapped up and closed at 7540.80 with a big bullish candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 863.43. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 40.

Dow Industrial gapped up and closed at 20704.91 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 960.33. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 38.9.

Russell 2000 gapped up and closed at 1096.555 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 94.138. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 36.7.

Nasdaq 100 gapped up and closed at 7553.8247 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 8 EMA and below its 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 548.99. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Weak DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 43.7.

S&P 500 (SPX) gapped up and closed at 2447.33 with a bullish marubozu candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 212.31. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Neutral. RSI – 39.2.

Continue reading 24 March 2020 – A huge bounce

23 March 2020 – Multi-Trillion stimulus

Indices
Dow Transportation closed at 6703.63 with a small spinning top doji candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 385.67. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 28.5.

Dow Industrial closed at 18591.93 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 960.33. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 28.8.

Russell 2000 closed at 1002.417 with a small bearish ‘hammer’ candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 51.464. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 28.7.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7006.9175 with a spinning top doji candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 373.3759. Fractal Chaos Band – closed within its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 36.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2237.40 with a bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 113.06. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 30.1.

Continue reading 23 March 2020 – Multi-Trillion stimulus

20 March 2020 – Weekly Review – Oil tried to rally, Dow Industrial in Obama territory


Indices (Weekly chart)
Dow Transportation ($DJT) gapped down and closed at 6837.72 with a big bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 1458.2. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI22.9. It closed at 41.1% below its all-time high. It is in Bear Market Territory.

Dow Industrial ($DJI) gapped down and closed at 19173.98 with a big bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 4268.16. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI19.3. It closed at 35.1% below its all-time high. It is in Bear Market Territory.

Russell 2000 closed at 1013.889 with a big bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 243.92. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling slope. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling slope. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling slope. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI17.6. It closed at 41.8% below its all-time high. It is in a bear market.       

Nasdaq 100 gapped down and closed at 6994.2911 with a big bearish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and above its 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 1157.7308. Fractal Chaos Band – Below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 29.9. The Nasdaq closed at 29.9% below its all-time high. It is now in a Bear Market.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2911.02 with a reverse kicker bullish marubozu candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Weekly trading range – 230.69. Fractal Chaos Band – Below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – positive and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 29.9.

Continue reading 20 March 2020 – Weekly Review – Oil tried to rally, Dow Industrial in Obama territory

19 March 2020 – Is the bottom near?

Indices
Dow Transportation closed at 7078.73 with a bullish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA, 200 SMA. Daily trading range is 581.16. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 30.9.

Dow Industrial closed at 20087.19 with a bullish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 1265.5. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 31.1.

Russell 2000 closed at 1058.75 with a bullish engulfing candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 100.3. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 30.8.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 7288.5232 with a bullish candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 476.66. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and rising. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Weak Downward. RSI – 38.2.

S&P 500 (SPX) closed at 2409 with a spinning top doji candle below its 8 EMA, 21 EMA, 50 SMA and 200 SMA. Daily trading range – 147.19. Fractal Chaos Band – closed below its FCB. Long Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Medium Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Short Cycle Wave – negative and falling. Market direction – Strong DownTrend. Momentum – Strong Downward. RSI – 33.8.

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