Since I’m super-short right now (70 different positions and nearly 300% margined), I thought I’d put up a brief post to examine what the next important “break” level for the Russell 2000 would be. Specifically, we need to break about 1335, as highlighted here:
From earlier today at 9:49 a.m. PST………… (post title was “The Perfect Place to Reverse”):
Yesterday’s knife fight resolved up and SPX closed the day at another test of the daily middle band from below. SPX gapped over the middle band at the open and looked as though a trend day was in store until SPX/ES hit declining resistance from the high. That broke up slightly on SPX and has been tested at the high on ES, but held so far. Bulls need to break above 2380 SPX / 2377 ES and bears need a close back under the daily middle band, currently at 2363. Whichever way this breaks may well determine direction for the next few days.
SPX 60min chart:
I don’t know what the problem is. Amazon has never made a dime either, and yet SNAP just can’t seem to join the party.