Wednesday December 12, 2018
Economic Calendar & Watch List
US Futures and European stocks are higher in early trading. Markets are again higher on optimism that the US and China will be able to continue talking regarding the trade war. European gains are limited with the continued Brexit tension and a potential no confidence vote coming for PM May. Asian markets settled the session higher.
The SPY drifted in yesterday’s session, testing and holding the $263 pivot area during market hours and after. In premarket today we are finding ourselves testing the $268 pivot area again. Support is first found at $265, then $263.16, $261.20, then $259.00 and $254.67. Resistance first lies at the $268 pivot, followed by $270 and the 20EMA, the $275.5 pivot, then the 200SMA at $275.80. It continues with the 100SMA at $280.56, then the $281 pivot area, $286.7, $293.22, then all time highs of $293.94.
Small Cap Watch List
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**Others On Watch**
PLAY, TWTR, NBIX, AEO
8:30 Consumer Price Index
Notable Earnings Before Open
Notable Earnings After Close
Tailored Brands (TLRD) – EPS Est. $0.94