Long-Term Trigger

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The SPX made a bull market cycle high on 5/20/15 at 2134.72 and a monthly low of 2067.93 A monthly close below the low of the high month in June was the trigger for a highly significant 7 point RST that dates back to the 1998 bear market low, which is outlined on the SPX [Read More]

Trade What Is, Not What Should Be

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX bounced off its 200DEMA inflection point and made a 8-day Fib day count run to test the highs of its 2015 relatively narrow trading range and made a 7/20 2132.8 intraday high before closing on 7/23 at 2102.15, or +2.1% YTD. As of last Fri [7/17] the SPX was +3.3% YTD. However, the [Read More]

Significant Time Symmetry

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX finished +0.1% for May on below average volume, which is the norm these days, but the Central Bank manipulated market continues to get marked up higher with a cycle high daily close of 2130.82 [5/21] following the 2130.72 intraday high 5/20]. The index has essentially ranged all of 2015 and is +0.2% YTD. [Read More]

Enhanced Trade Selection

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX bull market top in 2007 was 2,757 CD`s from the 3/24/00 bull market top, and this week is 2757 CD`s from that 2007 top preceding the “Panic of 2008”, so there is certainly long term symmetry. The SPX made 2120 cycle high on 2/25/15 and made a 2126 intraday high on 4/27/17 before [Read More]

Inflection Point Zone with Symmetry

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX made a cycle high of 2120 on 2/25/15 and a closing high of 2117.52 on 3/2/15. It has since declined -3.8% to the 2039.69 intraday low on 3/11/15, and has also declined for the third straight week and closed at 2053.40, or -0.9% on the week. It is significant to note that March [Read More]

Using My Implied Volatility Calculator

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX finished 2014 +11.4% to 2080.35, declined -4.3% in Jan, and is +4.7% so far in Feb after significant headline volatility, most of which is Central Bank and EU related, with significant intraday volatility opportunities preceded by the “funny money” globex futures gyrations. If there is a market that is not fixed anymore please [Read More]

It Is Imperative You are Cognizant of the Fib and Pi Symmetry in Play

Kevin Haggerty

The SPX finished +11.4% on the year to 2080.35, with the leader being the QQQ at +19.2% The index made its 2014 and cycle high at 2093.60 on 12/29, just 2 days in front of the 12/31 8.6 cycle Pi time symmetry date The Pi date is measured from the 3/6/09 bear market 667 low [Read More]

After 6 Good Years…

Larry Connors

Today is the final day for the Daily Battle Plan. After 6 good years, we’ll finish 2014 with the ETF model portfolio in all cash. When I started the Daily Battle Plan, the world was very different than it was today. It was the 4th quarter of 2008 and the market was living through one [Read More]

A Two-Day Pullback Here will Set Up a Nice Opportunity

Larry Connors

The US market remains moderately overbought. As of now though, the US is the bastion of safety for the world as events in Europe and Asia continue to experience their short-term gyrations. A two-day pullback here will set up a nice opportunity to go long heading into 2015.

Trading will be Light, Hard to Imagine 2014 S&P Gains in the Low Teens to Disappear

Larry Connors

The US market is overbought. There are high expectations for the market to continue to rise over the next three days and those expectations are reflected from last week’s buying. Trading will be light and it’s hard to imagine the powers that be will allow 2014 S&P gains in the low teens to disappear. Outside [Read More]

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