Economic Calendar & Watch List 3/28/2017


Tuesday March 28, 2017


Economic Calendar & Watch List


Morning Notes

US Futures are relatively flat this morning while European stocks trade slightly higher as the price of crude rallies and pushes energy producing stocks higher. Asian stocks closed predominantly higher.



The SPY gapped sharply lower at the start of yesterday but moved higher throughout the rest of the session and closed back above the 50 day SMA. Support will lie at the low of yesterday’s range at $231.61, followed by the 50 day SMA at $233.04, then $230.62, $229.56, $229.39, $228.31, $228.10 and the 100 day SMA at $227.31. Resistance will lie at the high of yesterday’s range at $233.92, followed by $235.04, $235.34, the 20 day EMA at $235.49, then $237.61, $237.97, $238.10, $239.20, $239.44, $239.57, and record highs at $240.32.


Small Cap Watch List

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**Others On Watch**




Economic Calendar

8:30 February wholesale inventories expected +0.2%

9:00 January S&P CoreLogic composite-20 home price index expected +0.7%

9:45 March Markit services PMI expected +0.2

10:00 March U.S. consumer confidence (Conference Board) expected -0.8

10:00 March Richmond Fed manufacturing index expected -2

12:45 Kansas City Fed President Esther George speaks

12:50 Fed Chair Janet Yellen speaks

1:00 Dallas Fed President Robert Kaplan speaks


Notable Earnings Before Open
Carnival Corp. (CCL) – EPS Est. $0.35


Notable Earnings After Close
Restoration Hardware (RH) – EPS Est. $0.06