Friday May 27, 2016
Economic Calendar & Watch Lists 5/27/2016
US Futures are just slightly higher along with European stocks this morning into the holiday weekend with markets closed Monday. Later today, Fed chair Janet Yellen will be giving a speech which may hint further as to the timing of imminent rate hikes. Asian stocks closed predominantly higher.
The SPY attempted to push higher in yesterday’s session but it again struggled to move through the macro descending resistance level. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s candle at $208.97, followed by the low Wednesday at $207.87. Resistance will lie at the high of yesterday’s range at $209.71, followed closely by $209.77 and $210.25.
Small Cap Watch List
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**Others On Watch**
8:30 Revised Q1 GDP expected +0.9% q/q annualized, previous +0.5%
10:00 Final-May University of Michigan U.S. consumer sentiment index expected -0.4 to 95.4
1:15 Fed Chair Yellen will speak
Notable Earnings Before Open
Notable Earnings After Close
May 27th Swing Watch List
$FRPT – This low volume up trender is about ready to breakout over its 200 EMA. Looking for a long entry over 9.50, stop 9.10. Target is 10.80.
$CPSI – Short watch for a bear flag breakdown. Short entry is under 41.00, stop 42. Target is 39.50 and then 39.