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  • New Moon on Tuesday. Often a reversal indicator, and a sign of big moves.
  • VIX looks like it is going lower the next few days.
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Emini Trades (last 5 days)
Date Scalpers Profit Sluggers Profit Chart
4/22/2014 -2, -2, +2 -2.00 -2, -2, +2 -2.00  
4/21/2014 -2 -2.00 -2 -2.00  
4/17/2014 +1.75, +1, +2 4.75 +1.75, +1, +2 4.75  
4/16/2014 -1, -2, -2 -5.00 -1, -2, -2 -5.00  
4/15/2014 +2, +2, -2 2.00 +2, +2, -2 2.00  
Past trding results can be found here at the bottom of the page.

Option Trades Closed Today
Ticker Option Opened Bought Closed Sold Profit%
Past results can be found here at the top of the page.

Closing Prices
Ticker Open High Low Close Chg Pts. Chg% High Pts. High% Low Pts. Low%
^OEX 826.38 832.52 822.01 830.26 4.70 0.57% 6.96 0.84% -3.55 -0.43%
^GSPC 1,865.00 1,877.01 1,850.61 1,869.43 6.03 0.32% 13.61 0.73% -12.79 -0.69%
^VIX 14.27 15.28 13.82 13.97 -0.09 -0.64% 1.22 8.68% -0.24 -1.71%
IWM 112.01 112.54 109.32 110.96 -0.65 -0.58% 0.93 0.83% -2.29 -2.05%
SPY 187.05 187.69 184.96 186.88 0.59 0.31% 1.40 0.75% -1.33 -0.71%
GLD 125.30 125.34 124.45 124.88 -0.55 -0.44% -0.09 -0.07% -0.98 -0.78%
SLV 18.85 18.87 18.74 18.85 -0.09 -0.48% -0.07 -0.37% -0.20 -1.06%
UUP 21.29 21.34 21.29 21.32 -0.02 -0.09% 0.00 0.00% -0.05 -0.23%
TLT 111.11 111.28 110.55 110.79 -0.54 -0.49% -0.05 -0.04% -0.78 -0.70%
USO 36.74 36.75 36.48 36.71 0.11 0.30% 0.15 0.41% -0.12 -0.33%

Tomorrow's Pivots
Ticker S2 S1 Pivot R1 R2
^OEX 817.75 824.01 828.26 834.52 838.77
^GSPC 1,839.28 1,854.36 1,865.68 1,880.76 1,892.08
^VIX 12.90 13.43 14.36 14.89 15.82
IWM 107.72 109.34 110.94 112.56 114.16
SPY 183.78 185.33 186.51 188.06 189.24
GLD 124.00 124.44 124.89 125.33 125.78
SLV 18.69 18.77 18.82 18.90 18.95
UUP 21.27 21.29 21.32 21.34 21.37
TLT 110.14 110.47 110.87 111.20 111.60
USO 36.38 36.54 36.65 36.81 36.92

Candlestick Count -- Last 5 days
Bullish Bearish
EG+ ... Engulfing EG- ... Engulfing
ST+ ... Morning Star ST- ... Evening Star
HA+ ... Harami HA- ... Harami
PP+ ... Piercing Pattern DC- ... Dark Cloud
DATE EG+ PP+ HA+ ST+ EG- DC- HA- ST- + - +%
4/28/2014 34 3 44 0 87 11 12 0 81 110 0.42
4/25/2014 25 1 4 0 47 1 39 2 30 89 0.25
4/24/2014 32 0 4 0 176 17 20 0 36 213 0.14
4/23/2014 15 1 3 0 127 6 97 0 19 230 0.08
4/22/2014 78 1 6 1 37 6 6 2 86 51 0.63

Technical Analysis and Point & Figure Scores
Date TA+ TA- TA% P&F+ P&F- P&F%
4/28/2014 1579 2786 0.36 961 999 0.49
4/25/2014 1509 2423 0.38 1019 907 0.53
4/24/2014 1934 1347 0.59 1067 881 0.55
4/23/2014 2052 1135 0.64 1101 850 0.56
4/22/2014 3104 974 0.76 1100 860 0.56

Tomorrow's US Economic Events
Tuesday, 29-April-2014 (EST)
7:45:00 AM ICSC-Goldman Store Sales
8:55:00 AM Redbook
9:00:00 AM S&P Case-Shiller HPI
10:00:00 AM Consumer Confidence
10:00:00 AM State Street Investor Confidence Index
11:30:00 AM 4-Week Bill Auction
11:30:00 AM 52-Week Bill Auction
1:00:00 PM 2-Yr FRN Auction

Earnings Announcements for Tuesday, April 29
Ticker EPS Time Company OSS Rating
S -0.08 Before Market Open Sprint Corp
TWTR -0.03 After Market Close Twitter Inc
FLWS -0.01 Before Market Open 1-800-Flowers.Com Inc
MGM 0.09 Before Market Open MGM Resorts International
GLT 0.35 Before Market Open P H Glatfelter Co
BMY 0.43 Before Market Open Bristol-Myers Squibb Co
GT 0.60 Before Market Open The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co
OI 0.61 After Market Close Owens-Illinois Inc
EBAY 0.67 After Market Close eBay Inc
MRK 0.79 Before Market Open Merck & Co Inc
OSK 0.83 Before Market Open Oshkosh Corp
PNRA 1.52 After Market Close Panera Bread Co
AFL 1.58 After Market Close Aflac Inc

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