Futures Trading Levels and Economic Reports for August 9, 2013
Posted By:- Ilan Levy-Mayer Vice President, Cannon Trading Futures Blog
1. Market Commentary
2. Futures Support and Resistance Levels – S&P, Nasdaq, Dow Jones, Russell 2000, Dollar Index
3. Commodities Support and Resistance Levels – Gold, Euro, Crude Oil, T-Bonds
4. Commodities Support and Resistance Levels – Corn, Wheat, Beans, Silver
5. Futures Economic Reports for Friday August 9, 2013
For 2013 I would like to wish all of you discipline and patience in your trading!
Below is a screen shot of the Mini Sp 500 chart I shared during today’s session with clients and prospects during our live trading signals session
As I mentioned before, when we have more volatility and two sided trading range, this ALGO model does very well.
It does not perform as well on strong trending days.
In the chart below you will see 3 confirmed signals. Once I get a red arrow or red diamond and price crosses below the green light = sell signal.
Once I get a green diamond or arrow and price crosses above the green line = buy signal.
As always, the hard part is where to take profits, stops etc. Which I will be happy to share more with those who are interested.
Would you like to have access to my DIAMOND and TOPAZ ALGOs as shown above
and be able to apply for any market and any time frame on your own PC ? You can now have a two weeks free trial where I enable the ALGO along with few studies for your own sierra/ ATcharts.
If so, please send me an email with the following information:
1. Are you currently trading futures?
2. Charting software you use?
3. If you use sierra or ATcharts, please let me know the user name so I can enable you
4. Markets you currently trading?
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|Contract Sept. 2013||SP500 (big & Mini)||Nasdaq100 (big & Mini)||Dow Jones (big & Mini)||Mini Russell||Dollar Index|
|Contract||Dec. Gold||Sept. Silver||Sept. Crude Oil||Sept. Bonds||Sept. Euro|
|Resistance 3||1355.4||2143.0||107.83||135 18/32||1.3489|
|Resistance 2||1334.6||2087.0||106.40||135 3/32||1.3446|
|Resistance 1||1323.6||2057.5||105.09||134 22/32||1.3416|
|Support 1||1291.8||1972.0||102.35||133 26/32||1.3343|
|Support 2||1271.0||1916.0||100.92||133 11/32||1.3300|
|Support 3||1260.0||1886.5||99.61||132 30/32||1.3270|
|Contract||Dec Corn||Sept. Wheat||Nov.Beans||Dec. SoyMeal||Dec. bean Oil|
|FriAug 9||2:45am||EUR||French Industrial Production m/m||0.3%||-0.4%|
|EUR||French Gov Budget Balance||-72.6B|
|4:00am||EUR||Italian Trade Balance||4.22B||3.90B|
|10:00am||USD||Wholesale Inventories m/m||0.5%||-0.5%|
This is not a solicitation of any order to buy or sell, but a current market view provided by Cannon Trading Inc. Any statement of facts herein contained are derived from sources believed to be reliable, but are not guaranteed as to accuracy, nor they purport to be complete. No responsibility is assumed with respect to any such statement or with respect to any expression of opinion herein contained. Readers are urged to exercise their own judgment in trading