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9 March 2017 – Transportation and Russell 2000 leads market down

Dow Transportation closed at 9208.64 with a bearish candle below its 50 SMA. Daily trading range was 128.0399. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 84.9%. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Dow Industrial closed at 20858.19 with a small doji candle below its 8 EMA. Daily trading range was 123.4099. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 100%. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle.

Russell 2000 closed at with a bearish candle below its moving averages. Daily trading range was 13.6601. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 0%. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Nasdaq 100 closed at 5363.982 with a bullish spinning top doji candle above its moving averages. Daily trading range was 34.5824. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 99.9%. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

S&P 500 closed at 2364.87 with a spinning top doji candle below its 8 EMA. Daily trading range was 14.5399. Momentum is neutral. Volumetric buying pressure is at 86.8%. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Metals and Commodities
WTI Crude oil futures closed with a bearish candle below its 50 SMA and above its 200 SMA. Momentum is downward. It is trading at $49.53 per barrel. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Gold futures closed with a bearish candle below its moving averages. It is trading at $1200.8 per ounce. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Silver futures closed with a big bearish marubozu candle below its moving averages. It is trading at $16.990 per ounce. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Agriculture (DBA) ETF closed at 19.94 with a bearish candle below its moving averages. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Commodities (DBC) ETF closed at 15.05 with a big bearish hammer candle below its 200 SMA. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Bonds
Bond futures (ZB) closed with a bearish marubozu candle below its moving averages. It is trading at 146’19. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

High Yield bond ETF (HYG) gapped down and closed at 86.33 with a low closing doji candle below its 50 SMA but above its 200 SMA. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Currencies
Dollar Index (DX) closed with a bearish candle above its moving averages. It is trading at 101.860. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

EUR/USD closed with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA and 50 SMA. It is trading at 1.0576. Momentum is downward.

USD/JPY closed with a bullish marubozu candle above its moving averages. Momentum is upward. It is trading at 115.15.

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

On a 3-month lookback, the relative strength order of the ETFs that are outperforming the S&P 500 are XLV, XLK, XLF, XLU and XLP respectively.

Market Internals
Vix closed at 12.30. Vix futures is at 12.75. Skew is at 139.48. Market sentiment has crossed into bearishness. Market breadth is sloping downward. Volumetric accumulation/distribution is sloping downward.

The Week Ahead
Oil continued its downtrend and Russell 2000 and Dow Transportation continued to lead the market down. Nasdaq 100 and S&P 500 is holding. Skew is showing an elevated reading.

Stock of the Day
The Stock of the Day is ABBV. Abbvie Inc is a research-based biopharmaceutical company. It develops and markets therapies that address a range of diseases.

 

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