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Ukraine and Russia meet for talks.

8.18.2014

Top Day Market News

Slow day in terms of eco releases. Ukraine and Russia meet for talks while Kurdish forces push back against ISIS forces in Northern Iraq. Consequently, equities move higher while oil and gold back off. Bonds saw some profit taking after Friday’s surge. US bonds rrmain under valaued against comparable issues elsewhere.


Week of

Augus

t 18 - August 22

 

 

 

 

 

 

Date

ET

Release

For

Actual

Briefing.com Forecast

Briefing.com Consensus

Prior

Revised From

Aug 18

10:00

NAHB Housing Market Index

Aug

 

50.0

53.0

53

 

Aug 19

08:30

CPI

Jul

 

0.1%

0.1%

0.3%

 

Aug 19

08:30

Core CPI

Jul

 

0.1%

0.1%

0.1%

 

Aug 19

08:30

Housing Starts

Jul

 

925K

964K

893K

 

Aug 19

08:30

Building Permits

Jul

 

975K

1001K

963K

 

Aug 20

07:00

MBA Mortgage Index

08/16

 

NA

NA

-2.7%

 

Aug 20

10:30

Crude Inventories

08/16

 

NA

NA

1.401M

 

Aug 20

14:00

FOMC Minutes

7/30

 

 

 

 

 

Aug 21

08:30

Initial Claims

08/16

 

315K

308K

311K

 

Aug 21

08:30

Continuing Claims

08/09

 

2530K

2530K

2544K

 

Aug 21

10:00

Existing Home Sales

Jul

 

4.90M

5.00M

5.04M

 

Aug 21

10:00

Philadelphia Fed

Aug

 

15.0

15.5

23.9

 

Aug 21

10:00

Leading Indicators

Jul

 

0.6%

0.7%

0.3%

 

Aug 21

10:30

Natural Gas Inventories

08/16

 

NA

NA

78 bcf

 

 

Numbers below 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 contract

Support and Resistance Grid

 

Trend

WS2

WS1

DS

DR

WR1

WR2

Sept ES

U

1908

1936

1939

1966

1968

1983

Sept Nasdaq

U

3831

3908

3956

4006

4029

4072

Sept Yen

D

97.03

98.36

97.43

97.98

98.03

98.38

Sept EC

PRD(U)

133.08

133.55

133.68

134.22

134.34

134.65

Sept 10 Year Note

U

124.30

125.25

126.6

127.01

127.8

128.28

Sept 30 Year Bond

U

137.08

139.04

140.02

141.26

142.09

143.18

Nov Soybeans

D

10.09

10.30

10.43

10.64

10.81

11.10

Dec Corn

U

3.49

3.63

3.72

3.80

3.85

3.93

Dec Gold

U

1277.90

1291.7

1293.90

1317

1320.8

1335.50

Sept Silver

D

19.08

19.31

19.36

19.81

19.96

20.38

Sept Copper

D

298

304.50

308.00

312.00

320.50

331.00

Sept Crude

U

93.70

95.47

98.90

97.99

98.79

100.34