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Breakouts are Happening Everywhere
U.S. benchmarks are settling in a bit from their rip higher, and now holding ground around unchanged as we look to a heavy slate of economic data.
November 25, 2020
Technical Analysis Heading into Wednesday’s Open: November 25, 2020
WTI Crude (CL) Weekly MACD Positively Crossing
Yay for Yellen! (And Pretty Much Everything Else)
Ongoing Belief in Good Outcomes
We’re not sure the stock market needed another excuse to rally in this holiday-shortened week, but it has one and it is going to rally at the start of today’s trading.
Large Cap & Big Tech Lagging, Small Cap Surge
Nasdaq100 (NQ) Daily MACD Trying to Negatively Cross
Gold & Silver, this Party is Just Getting Started
Another Vaccine Monday
AstraZeneca (AZN) said one of the dosing regimens in its clinical trial done in partnership with Oxford was found to be 90% effective in preventing the coronavirus.
Corn (ZC) Tries Forming Fresh 2020 High
Growth Names Gallop Back, Week in Review
Asian equities ended a positive performance week on a mostly positive note. However, Japan was off a touch in advance of their market holiday Monday and against the backdrop of increased global coronavirus cases.
Vexed By VIX
Is the Treasury Pulling the Kool-Aid?
U.S. benchmarks battled exhaustion and negative headwinds through Wednesday to finish lower (see Thursday morning’s note).
Mystery Theater Set to Begin
Will the reopening trade win out or will it be the shutdown trade? Will there be hope in fiscal stimulus plans or will there be despair? Will there be optimism about COVID vaccines or will there be pessimism about the explosion of coronavirus cases?
Cocoa (CC) Nears 2020 High After Gaining 5 Days
Stock Markets Struggle To Push Higher
Are Risk-Assets Rolling Over?
U.S. benchmarks began an itty-bitty rollover late yesterday after New York City announced it will close public schools and go virtual due to an increase in Covid-19 cases. For the S&P and Dow, signs of exhaustion had already begun to set in through the morning.
GBPAUD Daily MACD Trying to Positively Cross
What Does the VIX Curve See That Stocks Don’t?
How High Can Soybeans Go?
January soybeans are making new contract highs this morning, continuing their march towards the psychologically significant $12.00 handle.
Fighting Headwind of Going Up-Up So Far, So Fast
There is a lot of good news out this morning, yet the futures trade from our vantage point is the equivalent of one hand clapping.
November 18, 2020
Technical Analysis Heading into Wednesday’s Open: November 18, 2020
Early Look: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Stock futures rebound off overnight losses, helped for a third day in a row on vaccine news as the FDA has issued an emergency use authorization (EUA) to the single-use COVID-19 diagnostic test kit from Lucira Health, a California manufacturer.
WTI Crude (CL) Weekly MACD Trying to Positively Cross
Are We at the Onset of Exhaustion?
U.S. benchmarks are digesting a healthy start to the week, but one that faces increased obstacles. Last week, Chicago instituted a stay-at-home order and travel advisory on the heels of shutting down indoor dining.