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Futurespros Analysis Jan 8, 2010

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Current Trading Plan:

Last Closed position @ 1125 ($17)
Long: Over 1140
Short: Under 1070
Exit: --

Technical Indicators Notes:

This is a classic 5 waves up (from 1088) of wave 3 or C. Now a wave 4 down is developing (maximum 1114) or we see the resuming of the downtrend. RSI (Daily) going under 50, and the MACD (4H) going under 0 will be vital factors of the C scenario.

Chart Legend:
Simple Moving Average (20) – Green
Support & Resistance price areas: Brown
Trend lines and Channel Boundaries: Blue
Indicator trend lines and effects: Magenta

Long:  Above the wide Green line.
Short: Below the wide Red line.
Exit position: On crossing the wide Cyan line.

Futures Trading analysis written by Moshe Shalom for FuturesPros

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