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31 January 2017 – Market at a turning point?

Dow Transportation gapped down and closed at 9191.98 with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 140.27. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 94.1%. BuySellTimer has crossed into aa negative cycle.

Dow Industrial gapped down and closed at 19864.09 with a bearish hammer candle below its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 133.399. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 100%. BuySellTimer has crossed into a negative cycle.

Russell 2000 closed at 1361.8237 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 50 SMA and on its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 17.942. Momentum is downward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 86.4%. BuySellTimer is in its negative cycle. The index is in a daily Squeeze.

Nasdaq 100 gapped down and closed at 5116.7676 with a bullish hammer candle on its 8 EMA. Daily trading range was 30.477. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 99.5%. BuySellTimer is slightly in a positive cycle.

S&P 500 gapped down and closed at 2278.87 with a bullish hammer candle above its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 11.88. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 99.8%. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Metals and Commodities
WTI Crude oil futures closed with a spinning top doji candle on its 21 EMA. Momentum is upward. It is trading at $52.68 per barrel. BuySellTimer is in negative cycle. It is in a Squeeze.

Gold futures closed with a bullish candle above its moving averages. It is trading at $1211.9 per ounce. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle.

Silver futures closed with a big bullish candle above its moving averages. It is trading at $17.515 per ounce. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Agriculture (DBA) ETF closed at 20.40 with a small bullish candle below its moving averages. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Commodities (DBC) ETF gapped up and closed at 15.75 with a spinning top doji candle above its 21 EMA. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer has crossed into positive cycle.

Bonds
Bond futures (ZB) closed with a bullish candle on its downsloping 50 SMA and below its 21 EMA. It is trading at 150’13. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

High Yield bond ETF (HYG) closed at 87.34 with a doji candle above its 21 EMA. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer has crossed into negative cycle.

Currencies
Dollar Index (DX) closed with a big bearish marubozu candle. It is trading at 99.600. Momentum is dowward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

EUR/USD closed with a big bullish candle. It is trading at 1.0797. Momentum is upward.

USD/JPY closed with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA and 50 SMA. Momentum is down. It is trading at 113.00.

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

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

Market Internals
Vix closed at 11.99. Vix futures is at 12.95. Skew is at 138.08. Market sentiment is bullish. Market breadth is sloping downward. Volumetric accumulation/distribution is sloping downward.

The Week Ahead
The bulls and bears are having a tussle and this could be prolonged over some time. The indices are giving signals of selling. Dow Transportation is leading the market down. There are buyers waiting to buy the dip as can be seen in the days action when the bulls stepped in late afternoon. The prognosis is for a volatile market in the days to come.

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