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The COT Report: Equity Bulls Show Their Horns

The following are charts and data showing non-commercial futures trading positions as of October 17, 2017. This data was released with the October 20 Commitment of Traders Report (COT). Note that these charts also appeared on my blog. The charts below looks at non-commercial futures trading positions for the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and VIX Volatility Index (INDEXCBOE:VIX)….

Stock Market Update & Weekly Trend Outlook – Week 43

THE BIG PICTURE The major stock market indexes moved higher yet again last week and remain in strong uptrends. Although we are overbought and overdue for a pullback, the best thing for traders to do is follow the price action and avoid getting caught up in the noise and anticipating…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For October 23

Stock Market Futures Trading Considerations For October 23, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) are inching higher on Monday morning following Friday’s continuation. The trend is bullish but expect intraday pullbacks. See our key trading levels for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and crude oil below. Check out today’s economic…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For October 20

Stock Market Considerations For October 20, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) are trading higher this morning following a strong “buy the dip” performance yesterday. See our key trading levels for the S&P 500, Nasdaq, and crude oil below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of releases. And…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Update For October 19

Stock Market Trading Considerations For October 19, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) and Nasdaq (INDEXNASDAQ:.IXIC) are trading lower this morning as sellers finally show up in force. All eyes on key trading support levels, along with reactions to bounce levels. See below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For October 17

Stock Market Trading Considerations For October 17, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) continues to grind higher in morning trade. Will this consolidation break higher once more… or roll over? Pay attention to key price pivots (support and resistance) for today (below). Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of releases. And…

Stock Market Update & Weekly Trend Outlook – Week 42

THE BIG PICTURE The major stock market indexes are in still moving higher and in strong uptrends. Although we are overdue for a pullback, the best thing for traders to do is follow the price action and avoid getting caught up in the noise and anticipating the next move. If/When…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For October 16

Stock Market Trading Considerations For October 16, 2017 The grind higher continues to open the week, as the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) ticks up a few points in early morning trade. Key price pivot levels (support and resistance) for today are located below. Check out today’s economic calendar with a full rundown of…

COT Report: Non-Commercials Long $SPY, Very Short $VIX

The following are charts and data showing non-commercial futures trading positions as of October 10, 2017. This data was released with the October 13 Commitment of Traders Report (CoT). Note that these charts also appeared on my blog. The charts below looks at non-commercial futures trading positions for the S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX)…

S&P 500 Futures Trading Outlook For October 13

Stock Market Trading Considerations For October 13, 2017 The S&P 500 (INDEXSP:.INX) is holding steady here but traders should be ready for a break up or down. The consolidation phase is nearing a decision and how price reacts at our target levels will determine where we are headed. See below….