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Swing Trader’s Insight Futures Watch List for September 22

Swing Trader’s Insight Futures Watch List for September 22

Nov. Soybeans: It’s due for a TTT Buy day however we don’t want to go long until we see upside momentum. Maybe we’ll see a rally when the day session gets going- watch the overnight low at 941-0. Even though it looks “cheap” longer term, don’t use that as an excuse for trying to pick a bottom.

Introducing Strategic Analysis IndicatorSwing Trader’s Insight Futures Watch List for September 19

Swing Trader’s Insight Futures Watch List for September 19

Dec. eMini S&P Futures: Thursday was a rally out of a doji; anticipate an “exit breakout buys” / Taylor Trading Technique Sell Short day today. Yesterday’s high of 2005.50 is the SS day reference price and you can also watch the overnight swing low at 2007.50 as a reference price. Downside levels to watch are 2004.50 (daily trend line) and 2002.75 (9/3 swing high).

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Swing Trader’s Insight Futures Watch List for September 17

Dec. eMini S&P Futures: It’s an “exit breakout buys” day so a Taylor Trading Technique Sell Short day is anticipated; 1994.50 is the reference price for it. Look for a potential breakout move after the FOMC meeting communique and again during / after Yellen’s press conference. I would likely favor the short side post-FOMC although logic says to keep an open mind, and the market may be volatile.

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