Wednesday November 30, 2016
Economic Calendar & Watch Lists
US Futures are tracking modestly higher this morning along with European markets trading higher as energy producing stocks catch a strong bid on optimism ahead of today’s OPEC meeting. Asian stocks closed mostly mixed.
The SPY consolidated further throughout the majority of yesterday’s session. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s range at $220.17, followed $219.75, $219, $218.29, and $217.92. Resistance lies all in close proximity at record highs beginning at $221.44, then $221.47 and $221.56.
Small Cap Watch List
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**Others On Watch**
8:15 November ADP employment change expected +169K
8:30 October personal spending expected +0.5%
8:30 October PCE deflator expected +0.3%
9:45 November Chicago PMI expected +1.9 to 52.5
10:00 October pending home sales expected unch
10:30 EIA Weekly Petroleum Status Report
Notable Earnings Before Open
American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO) – consensus EPS $0.41
Notable Earnings After Close
Box (NYSE: BOX) – consensus loss $0.19
Guess? (NYSE: GES) – consensus EPS $0.14