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2 May 2017 – New high in Nasdaq and the market is turning?

Dow Transportation closed at 9153.97 with a bullish marubozu candle above its 21 EMA. Daily trading range was 82.8699. Momentum is sideways. Volumetric buying pressure is at 25.8%. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Dow Industrial closed at 20949.89 with a small doji candle above its moving averages. Daily trading range was 56.8599. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 27.6%. BuySellTimer is in positive cycle.

Russell 2000 closed at 1399.3619 with a bearish candle above its 21 EMA but below its 8 EMA. Daily trading range was 13.4178. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 18.8%. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Nasdaq 100 touched all time high at 5644.0683 and closed at 5644.0683 with a small hammer candle above its moving averages. Daily trading range was 19.5959. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 31.9%. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

S&P 500 closed at 2391.17 with a doji candle above its moving averages. Daily trading range was 7.1099. Momentum is upward. Volumetric buying pressure is at 12.2%. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Metals and Commodities
WTI Crude oil futures closed with a bearish candle below its 21 EMA and 50 SMA. Momentum is downward. It is trading at $48.08 per barrel. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Gold futures closed with a small doji candle below its 21 EMA and found support on its 200 SMA. It is trading at $1257.1 per ounce. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Silver futures closed with a bearish candle below its moving averages. It is trading at $16.870 per ounce. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

Agriculture (DBA) ETF closed at 20.05 with a bullish spinning top doji candle above its 21 EMA and 50 SMA. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

Commodities (DBC) ETF closed at 14.67 with a big bearish candle below its moving averages. Momentum is downward. BuySellTimer is in a negative cycle.

 

Bonds
Bond futures (ZB) closed with a bullish marubozu candle above its 21 EMA. It is trading at 152’28. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

High Yield bond ETF (HYG) gapped down and closed at 87.82 with a bearish candle above its 21 EMA. Momentum is upward. BuySellTimer is in a positive cycle.

 

Currencies
$DXY closed with a bearish candle below its 200 SMA and 21 EMA. It is trading at 98.953. Momentum is downward.

EUR/USD closed with a bearish candle above its moving averages. It is trading at 1.0930. Momentum is upward.

USD/JPY closed with a bullish candle above its 21 EMA and 50 SMA. Momentum is upward. It is trading at 111.98.

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

On a monthly lookback, the relative strength order of the ETFs that are underperforming the S&P 500 are XLE, XLP, XLF, XLU, XLB, XLI and XLY respectively.

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

Market Internals
Vix closed at 10.59. Vix futures is at 11.90. Skew is at 127.49. Market sentiment is bullish. Market breadth is sloping upward. Volumetric accumulation/distribution is sloping downward.

The Week Ahead
Nasdaq 100 continues to make new all-time high but closed lower. Vix is below 11 and shows little fear in the market as the Nasdaq continues to make new high. Besides the Nasdaq, the other indices have not broken to new high and are range trading. The prognosis is for the range trading to continue till after the French Election.

Penny Stocks Breaking Upwards!
BASI, CDXC, MOC, RGLS and SQNS.

 

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