Posted By: Ilan Levy-Mayer Vice President, Cannon Trading Futures Blog
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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 September 13, 2012
Rollover Notice for Stock Index Futures
Important notice: For those of you trading any stock index futures contracts, i.e., the E-mini S&P, E-mini NASDAQ, E-mini Dow Jones, the “Big” pit-traded S&P 500, etc., it is extremely important to remember that tomorrow, Thursday, September 13th, is rollover day.
Starting September 13th, the December 2012 futures contracts will be the front month contracts. It is recommended that all new positions be placed in the December 2012 contract as of September. Volume in the September 12 contracts will begin to drop off until its expiration on Friday September 21st.
The month code for December is Z2.
Traders with electronic trading software should make sure that defaults reflect the proper contract as of Thursday morning.
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|Contract Sept. 2012||SP500 (big & Mini)||Nasdaq100 (big & Mini)||Dow Jones (big & Mini)||Mini Russell||Dollar Index|
|Contract||Dec Gold||Sept. Euro||Oct. Crude Oil||Dec. Bonds|
|Resistance 3||1769.2||1.3072||99.57||148 26/32|
|Resistance 2||1759.4||1.3005||98.81||148 14/32|
|Resistance 1||1747.0||1.2949||97.82||148 1/32|
|Support 1||1724.8||1.2826||96.07||147 8/32|
|Support 2||1715.0||1.2759||95.31||146 28/32|
|Support 3||1702.6||1.2703||94.32||146 15/32|
|Contract||Dec. Corn||Dec. Wheat||Nov. Beans||Dec. Silver|
French CPI m/m
German Final CPI m/m
German Constitutional Court Ruling
Italian Industrial Production m/m
Dutch Parliamentary Election
Industrial Production m/m
Import Prices m/m
Wholesale Inventories m/m
Crude Oil Inventories
10-y Bond Auction
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