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E-mini S&P option expiration for April contracts.

4.17.2014

Top Day Market News

Dollar weakness overnight as Janet Yellen continues to stress that the Fed is committed to an accommodative monetary policy apparently forever. This lifted stocks and currencies going into the close and allayed fears felt as recently as Tuesday. The Cad is under selling pressure on stimulus prospects there as well while crude lifts on Ukraine tension and the possibility of Russian sanctions. Soybeans soar on record crush.


Week of April 14 - April 18

Date

ET

Release

For

Actual

Briefing.com Forecast

Briefing.com Consensus

Prior

Revised From

Apr 14

08:30

Retail Sales

Mar

1.1%

1.2%

1.0%

0.7%

0.3%

Apr 14

08:30

Retail Sales ex-auto

Mar

0.7%

0.7%

0.5%

0.3%

 

Apr 14

10:00

Business Inventories

Feb

0.4%

0.6%

0.6%

0.4%

 

Apr 15

08:30

CPI

Mar

 

0.1%

0.1%

0.1%

 

Apr 15

08:30

Core CPI

Mar

 

0.1%

0.1%

0.1%

 

Apr 15

08:30

Empire Manufacturing

Apr

 

7.5

7.5

5.6

 

Apr 15

09:00

Net Long-Term TIC Flows

Feb

 

NA

NA

$7.3B

 

Apr 15

10:00

NAHB Housing Market Index

Apr

 

51

50

47

 

Apr 16

07:00

MBA Mortgage Index

04/12

 

NA

NA

-1.6%

 

Apr 16

08:30

Housing Starts

Mar

 

910K

955K

907K

 

Apr 16

08:30

Building Permits

Mar

 

980K

1003K

1018K

 

Apr 16

09:15

Industrial Production

Mar

 

0.7%

0.5%

0.6%

 

Apr 16

09:15

Capacity Utilization

Mar

 

78.9%

78.8%

78.4%

78.8%

Apr 16

10:30

Crude Inventories

04/12

 

NA

NA

4.030M

 

Date

ET

Release

For

Actual

Briefing.com Forecast

Briefing.com Consensus

Prior

Revised From

Apr 16

14:00

Fed's Beige Book

Apr

 

NA

NA

NA

 

Apr 17

08:30

Initial Claims

04/12

 

320K

312K

300K

 

Apr 17

08:30

Continuing Claims

04/05

 

2800K

2800K

2776K

 

Apr 17

10:00

Philadelphia Fed

Apr

 

9.0

8.6

9.0

 

Apr 17

10:30

Natural Gas Inventories

04/12

 

NA

NA

4 bcf

 


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 and is calculated once a week on Sunday night

R2 is Weekly Strong Resistance and is calculated once a week on Sunday night

Levels are for the most active futures contracts


Daily Support and Resistance

 

Trend

WS2

WS1

DS

DR

WR1

WR2

June ES

 

U

1768.50

1790.0

1843

1859

1850.2

1889.00

June Nasdaq

U

 

3323.25

3383.0

0

3479

3524

3551.0

0

3659.25

June Yen

U

 

96.00

97.24

97.60

98.47

98.34

99.96

June EC

U

 

136.18

137.51

137.97

138.70

139.60

140.36

June 10 Year Note

U

 

123.04

123.31

124.07

124.25

125.09

125.24

June 30 Year Bond

U

 

132.04

133.15

134.13

135.15

135.16

136.06

May Soybean

U

 

14.26

14.44

15.04

15.36

14.96

15.30

May Corn

D

 

4.78

4.88

4.93

5.03

5.13

5.28

June Gold

U

 

1283.90

1301.1

1293.60

1309.20

1325

1342

May Silver

D

 

19.18

19.57

19.377

19.85

20.37

20.78

May Copper

U

292.90

298.50

298

306.40

308.90

313.60

May Crude

U

98.04

100.68

102.95

104.82

105.20

107.08