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Top Day Recommendations

2.27

Over the weekend, the EU has decoded to review the size of the lending fund due to be established mid-year. This has backed stocks off nearly seven months highs. At approximately noon, there will be a vote in Germany about increasing funds to the contingency fund. The fourth warmed January in history has given a boost to the housing industry. Look for a good number on housing at 10 am. Short covering in Yen. Trend continuation higher in Bonds.

Week of February 27 - March 02

Date ET Release For Actual Briefing.com Briefing.com Prior Revised
          Forecast Consensus   From
Feb 10:00 Pending Home Sales Jan   -0.5% 1.0% -3.5%  
27    
               
Feb 08:30 Durable Orders Jan   -1.3% -1.4% 3.0%  
28    
               
Feb 08:30 Durable Orders -ex Jan   0.6% 0.2% 2.2%  
28 Transportation    
             
Feb 09:00 Case-Shiller 20-city Dec   -3.6% -3.6% -3.7%  
28 Index    
             
Feb 10:00 Consumer Confidence Feb   63.5 62.5 61.1  
28    
               
Feb 07:00 MBA Mortgage Index 02/25   NA NA -4.5%  
29    
               
Feb 08:30 GDP - Second Q4   2.8% 2.8% 2.8%  
29 Estimate    
             
Feb 08:30 GDP Deflator - Q4   0.4% 0.4% 0.4%  
29 Second Estimate    
             
Feb 09:45 Chicago PMI Feb   59.0 60.0 60.2  
29    
               
Feb 10:30 Crude Inventories 02/25   NA NA 1.633M  
29    
               
Feb 14:00 Fed's Beige Book Feb          
Date ET Release For Actual Briefing.com Briefing.com Prior Revised
          Forecast Consensus   From
29                
Mar 08:30 Initial Claims 02/25   355K 355K 351K  
01    
               
Mar 08:30 Continuing Claims 02/18   3450K 3425K 3392K  
01    
               
Mar 08:30 Personal Income Jan   0.4% 0.4% 0.5%  
01    
               
Mar 08:30 Personal Spending Jan   0.3% 0.3% 0.0%  
01    
               
Mar 08:30 PCE Prices - Core Jan   0.2% 0.2% 0.2%  
01    
               
Mar 10:00 ISM Index Feb   54.5 54.5 54.1  
01    
               
Mar 10:00 Construction Jan   0.5% 1.0% 1.5%  
01 Spending    
             
Mar 14:00 Auto Sales Feb   NA NA 5.00M  
01    
               
Mar 14:00 Truck Sales Feb   NA NA 5.73M  
01    
               

MARKET PLACE

Numbers are good up until the close of business today. These are strictly technical in nature, not fundamentally based or biased.

Legend

U is Up

D is Down

PRD is Potential Reversal Day

S2 is Weekly strong support

S1 is Weekly good support

DS is Daily Support

DR is Daily Resistance

R1 is Weekly Good Resistance

R2 is Weekly Strong Resistance

Levels are for the most active futures contract

Daily Support and Resistance

  Trend WS2 WS1 DS DR WR1 WR2
             
               
Mar U 1341. 1352.50 1357.5 1367.25 1371.75 1380.25
    0      
ES   75        
             
Mar PRD(U) 2553. 2577 1234.0 1240.50 2617 2633.50
    0      
Nasdaq   13        
             
Mar D 121.3 122.43 122.73 124.70 125.31 127.11
           
Yen   5          
             
Mar U 130.7 132.65 133.05 135.12 135.74 136.82
0          
EC            
             
Mar 10 U 130.1 130.19 131.01 131.14 131.17 131.28
0          
Year            
             
               
Mar 30 U 140.0 141.19 142.15 143.21 143.26 144.17.
7          
Year            
             
Mar U 12.49 12.64 12.72 12.85 12.89 12.99
           
Soybea              
ns              
March U 6.17 6.29 6.317 6.43 6.48 6.566
           
Corn              
April D 1704. 1739.8 1764.2 1783.4 1797.2 1819.5
7          
Gold            
             
Mar D 32.41 33.89 34.88 35.64 36.28 37.20
           
Silver              
Mar D 355 363 380 390 385 398
           
Copper              
April U 102.7 106.17 107.22 110.49 111.51 113.40
           
Crude   2          
             
               

N.B.: if you initiate a trade using ANY of these numbers use a STOP at least equivalent to 2 ½%.

Repeat: use Stops. Don’t think about using Stops.

Use Stops. Some find it appropriate to look at the margin requirement and use that as a Stop or if it’s a steep initial requirement, use half. But whatever you do, stop thinking about any other alternative and use Stops.

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Futures trading entails considerable risk and is not for everyone. An account can lose more than its initial investment.

Stops are not necessarily filled at the stop level. Past performance is not a guarantee of future results.

Charles Kespert

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