Trading Levels and Reports for August 16, 2012

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1. Market Commentary
2. Support and Resistance Levels – S&P, Nasdaq, Dow Jones, Russell 2000, Dollar Index
3. Support and Resistance Levels – Gold, Euro, Crude Oil, T-Bonds
4. Support and Resistance Levels – Corn, Wheat, Beans, Silver
5. Economic Reports for Thursday August 16, 2012

 

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2. Support and Resistance Levels – S&P, Nasdaq, Dow Jones, Russell 2000, Dollar Index

Contract Sept. 2012 SP500 (big & Mini) Nasdaq100 (big & Mini) Dow Jones (big & Mini) Mini Russell Dollar Index
Resistance 3 1412.00 2755.17 13208 816.90 83.20
Resistance 2 1408.80 2746.83 13187 809.60 83.02
Resistance 1 1405.90 2741.67 13163 805.90 82.86
Pivot 1402.70 2733.33 13142 798.60 82.69
Support 1 1399.80 2728.17 13118 794.90 82.53
Support 2 1396.60 2719.83 13097 787.60 82.35
Support 3 1393.70 2714.67 13073 783.90 82.19

3. Support & Resistance Levels for Gold, Euro, Crude Oil, and U.S. T-Bonds

Contract Dec Gold Sept. Euro Sept. Crude Oil Sept. Bonds
Resistance 3 1629.3 1.2419 97.38 147 31/32
Resistance 2 1619.0 1.2384 96.14 147 18/32
Resistance 1 1612.6 1.2338 95.16 146 27/32
Pivot 1602.3 1.2303 93.92 146 14/32
Support 1 1595.9 1.2257 92.94 145 23/32
Support 2 1585.6 1.2222 91.70 145 10/32
Support 3 1579.2 1.2176 90.72 144 19/32

4. Support & Resistance Levels for Corn, Wheat, Beans and Silver

Contract Dec. Corn Sept. Wheat Nov. Beans Sept. Silver
Resistance 3 818.9 851.7 1654.67 2854.3
Resistance 2 812.3 850.3 1644.83 2825.2
Resistance 1 808.2 847.7 1639.67 2801.3
Pivot 801.6 846.3 1629.83 2772.2
Support 1 797.4 843.7 1624.7 2748.3
Support 2 790.8 842.3 1614.83 2719.2
Support 3 786.7 839.7 1609.67 2695.3



5. Economic Reports

source:http://www.forexfactory.com/calendar.php

All times are Eastern time Zone (EST)

Date 3:55pm Currency Impact Detail Actual Forecast Previous Graph
Thu

Aug 16
 5:00am EUR
CPI y/y
2.4% 2.4%
5:00am EUR
Core CPI y/y
1.7% 1.6%
8:30am USD
Building Permits
0.77M 0.76M
8:30am USD
Unemployment Claims
365K 361K
8:30am USD
Housing Starts
0.76M 0.76M
10:00am USD
Philly Fed Manufacturing Index
-4.7 -12.9
10:30am USD
Natural Gas Storage
25B 24B
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