Tuesday January 9, 2018
Economic Calendar & Watch List
US Futures and European markets are higher in early trading. US Futures continue to hit new highs as investors are expecting another strong quarterly earnings season. Eurozone unemployment dropped to a 9 year low, sending European markets higher. Asian stocks settled mostly higher with Japan’s Nikkei setting a new 26 year high.
The SPY continued to show strength in Monday’s session posting more new record highs. Support will first lie at a pivot at $272, followed by $270.65, the top of the recent consolidation at $268.80, then the 20EMA at $268.04, the low of the recent consolidation at 267, and a short term pivot at $265.45. Support continues with ascending support at $263.90, the 50SMA at $263.07, a recent swing low pivot at $262.71, then pivots at $260.75, $260, $259.20, and the 100SMA at $256.60. Resistance will lie at all time highs at $274.10.
Small Cap Watch List
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**Others On Watch**
10:00 JOLTS Report
10:00 Fed Pres. Kashkari speaks
Notable Earnings Before Open
Notable Earnings After Close
WD-40 Company (WDFC) – EPS Est. $0.83