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9 January 2016 – Dow in volatility Squeeze poised to break 20,000?

Dow is in a volatility Squeeze and could be poised to break the 20,000 level or it could be hurtling downwards. AAPL stocks broke out to new 52-week high.

UK FTSE closed at record high for an 8th straight day. The Nasdaq 100, Dow Industrial and S&P 500 are still within short distances of breaking out to new high.

Dow Transportation closed at 9022.83 with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 88.129. Momentum is negative. Volumetric buying pressure is at 7.0% and is in the distribution zone. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Dow Industrial closed at 19826.00 with a small doji candle on its 8 EMA. Daily trading range was 44. Momentum is sideways. Volumetric buying pressure is at 32.5%. BuySellTimer is neutral. The index is in a daily Squeeze.

Russell 2000 closed at 1356.50 with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was at 10.588. Momentum is turning downward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 0.3%. BuySellTimer is in its negative cycle. The index is in a daily Squeeze.

Nasdaq 100 closed with a small bullish candle at 5024.8994 above its moving averages. Daily trading range was at 23.87. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 100%. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle. The index is in a weekly and monthly Squeeze.

S&P 500 closed with a bearish candle at 2269.00 above its moving averages. Daily trading range was 6.589. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 72.1%. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle. It is in a daily Squeeze.

Metals and Commodities
WTI Crude oil futures closed with a bearish marubozu candle below its 21 EMA. It is trading at $52.27 per barrel. BuySellTimer is negative. It has broken downfractal support.

Gold futures broke upward above its upfractal and closed with a bullish marubozu candle above its 21 EMA. It is trading at 1184.8 per ounce. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle.

Silver futures closed above its 21 EMA with an bullish inverted hammer candle above its 8 EMA and 21 EMA. It is trading at $16.685 per ounce. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Agriculture (DBA) ETF closed with a high closing spinning top doji candle above its 21 EMA at 20.38. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Commodities (DBC) ETF gapped down and closed with a bearish marubozu candle below its 21 EMA at 15.59. Momentum is neutral. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle. It is in a Squeeze.

Bonds
Bond futures (ZB) closed with a bullish marubozu candle at 152’20 above its 21 EMA. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

High Yield bond ETF (HYG) closed with a doji candle above its moving averages at 87.21. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle.

Currencies
Dollar Index (DX) closed with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA. It is trading at 101.815. Momentum is neutral. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

EUR/USD painted a bullish candle with daily close above its 8 EMA and 21 EMA. Momentum is upward. It is trading at 1.06050.

USD/JPY had a daily close with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA. Momentum is downward. It is trading at 115.743.

Relative Strength – Sectors
On a monthly lookback, the relative strength order of the ETFs that are outperforming the S&P 500 are XLV, XLU, XLK, XLY and XLB respectively.

On a 3-month lookback, the relative strength order of the ETFs that are outperforming the S&P 500 are XLF, XLE, XLI and XLB respectively.

Market Internals
Vix closed lower at 11.60. Vix futures is at 13.00. Skew is at 122.59. Market sentiment is bullish. Market breadth is sloping upward. Volumetric accumulation/distribution is sloping downward.

The Week Ahead
Vix and Vix futures continue to show no fear. There are signs of weakening in the Dow Transportation and the Russell 2000. Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 continue to show strength. The prognosis is that the market will continue show mixed signal but overall strength.

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