HotSpot Results for 07/17/2018 for $ES $CL $YM $NQ

Daily Results

HotSpots are times during the market trading session that for the past XX days have consistently moved in one direction or the other. These HotSpots are published each morning pre-market. This post is the results of the previous day’s posting.

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Normal

Normal is a straight trading day count. A 5 day normal on a full-trading week would include Monday through Friday. A 5 day normal on a Monday holiday week would be the previous week’s Friday, skip Saturday, Sunday and holiday Monday and then Tuesday through Friday.

Early close days are considered non-trading in our normal count and are therefore skipped also.


07-17-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1339 67.41 1352 67.56 0.15 150.00
CL_F short 1408 67.51 1418 67.42 0.09 90.00
ES_F long 1523 2814.5 1534 2813.25 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 0944 2793.25 0956 2795.75 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 1136 7374.5 1158 7390.75 16.25 325.00
YM_F long 1135 25061 1157 25073 12.00 60.00
YM_F short 0942 24981 0951 25010 -29.00 -145.00
Total: -4.26 292.50

07-17-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1454 67.16 1511 67.11 -0.05 -50.00
CL_F short 1306 67.21 1326 67.41 -0.20 -200.00
ES_F long 1056 2801.75 1110 2804.75 3.00 150.00
ES_F short 1544 2815.25 1552 2811.75 3.50 175.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0940 7320 23.25 465.00
NQ_F short 1304 7414.5 1315 7425.75 -11.25 -225.00
YM_F long 0951 25010 1010 24996 -14.00 -70.00
YM_F short 1540 25123 1548 25122 1.00 5.00
Total: 5.25 250.00

07-17-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1456 67.13 1511 67.11 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1306 67.21 1326 67.41 -0.20 -200.00
ES_F long 1056 2801.75 1110 2804.75 3.00 150.00
ES_F short 0940 2791.5 0950 2794 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0940 7320 23.25 465.00
NQ_F short 1305 7413 1314 7424.5 -11.50 -230.00
YM_F long 0951 25010 1010 24996 -14.00 -70.00
YM_F short 0939 24997 0951 25010 -13.00 -65.00
Total: -14.97 -95.00

07-17-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1456 67.13 1511 67.11 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1306 67.21 1327 67.4 -0.19 -190.00
ES_F long 1056 2801.75 1110 2804.75 3.00 150.00
ES_F short 0938 2792.5 0950 2794 -1.50 -75.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0940 7320 23.25 465.00
NQ_F short 0940 7320 0950 7331.5 -11.50 -230.00
YM_F long 0951 25010 1008 25000 -10.00 -50.00
YM_F short 0938 25000 0951 25010 -10.00 -50.00
Total: -6.96 -0.00

07-17-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 67.13 1510 67.11 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1032 66.73 1054 66.78 -0.05 -50.00
ES_F long 1015 2797.5 1038 2800.5 3.00 150.00
ES_F short 0938 2792.5 0956 2795.75 -3.25 -162.50
NQ_F long 1015 7349 1041 7352.25 3.25 65.00
NQ_F short 1041 7352.25 1056 7368 -15.75 -315.00
YM_F long 1012 24997 1038 25025 28.00 140.00
YM_F short 0938 25000 0950 24996 4.00 20.00
Total: 19.18 -172.50

Taylor3

Taylor3 uses a 3 day cycle count. On a Friday of a full trading week, the next previous trading day considered would be Tuesday and every 3rd tradeable date before. Weekends, holidays and early closes are skipped as part of the count.

Once the length requirement is filled the analysis begins.


07-17-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0940 66.51 0952 66.72 0.21 210.00
CL_F short 1226 67.06 1237 67.05 0.01 10.00
ES_F long 1131 2804.75 1157 2807.5 2.75 137.50
ES_F short 1305 2812.25 1322 2811 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0949 7332.5 35.75 715.00
NQ_F short 1503 7414 1518 7422.5 -8.50 -170.00
YM_F long 1322 25101 1348 25114 13.00 65.00
YM_F short 1302 25112 1320 25110 2.00 10.00
Total: 46.47 1040.00

07-17-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1132 66.81 1152 66.83 0.02 20.00
CL_F short 1406 67.5 1418 67.42 0.08 80.00
ES_F long 1131 2804.75 1157 2807.5 2.75 137.50
ES_F short 1219 2810.75 1245 2811 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1320 7419 1342 7422.25 3.25 65.00
NQ_F short 1227 7411.25 1241 7414.5 -3.25 -65.00
YM_F long 1131 25059 1157 25073 14.00 70.00
YM_F short 1427 25104 1436 25103 1.00 5.00
Total: 17.60 300.00

07-17-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1013 66.83 1039 66.72 -0.11 -110.00
CL_F short 0952 66.72 1012 66.81 -0.09 -90.00
ES_F long 0951 2795.25 1006 2796 0.75 37.50
ES_F short 1302 2812.5 1320 2812.25 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1320 7419 1342 7422.25 3.25 65.00
NQ_F short 1306 7416.5 1320 7419 -2.50 -50.00
YM_F long 0948 24990 1014 24991 1.00 5.00
YM_F short 1303 25112 1324 25096 16.00 80.00
Total: 18.55 -50.00

TaylorPlus

TaylorPlus, unlike the Taylor3 cycle count the TaylorPlus does not use Weekends, Holidays or Early close days as part of the cycle count. TaylorPlus counts finds the 3rd closest “tradeable” day, then the next 3rd until the cycle count is complete. Weekends, holidays and early-close are all considered non-tradeable days and are skipped in the count.


07-17-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0951 66.76 1001 66.74 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1400 67.53 1417 67.45 0.08 80.00
ES_F long 1155 2807.75 1217 2809.25 1.50 75.00
ES_F short 0944 2793.25 0956 2795.75 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0949 7332.5 35.75 715.00
NQ_F short 1349 7427 1404 7414.25 12.75 255.00
YM_F long 1155 25077 1217 25081 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 1350 25117 1411 25085 32.00 160.00
Total: 83.56 1160.00

07-17-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1006 66.72 1027 66.52 -0.20 -200.00
CL_F short 1400 67.53 1417 67.45 0.08 80.00
ES_F long 0956 2795.75 1007 2796 0.25 12.50
ES_F short 0944 2793.25 0956 2795.75 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0950 7331.5 34.75 695.00
NQ_F short 1349 7427 1405 7415.25 11.75 235.00
YM_F long 1155 25077 1217 25081 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 1350 25117 1411 25085 32.00 160.00
Total: 80.13 877.50

07-17-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0941 66.52 0949 66.54 0.02 20.00
CL_F short 1402 67.55 1417 67.45 0.10 100.00
ES_F long 0957 2795.5 1007 2796 0.50 25.00
ES_F short 0944 2793.25 0956 2795.75 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0944 7330.75 34.00 680.00
NQ_F short 1004 7342.75 1015 7349 -6.25 -125.00
YM_F long 1521 25127 1535 25123 -4.00 -20.00
YM_F short 1354 25119 1412 25091 28.00 140.00
Total: 49.87 695.00

07-17-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1145 66.81 1205 66.85 0.04 40.00
CL_F short 1352 67.56 1417 67.45 0.11 110.00
ES_F long 0952 2795.5 1004 2797 1.50 75.00
ES_F short 1004 2797 1015 2797.5 -0.50 -25.00
NQ_F long 0930 7296.75 0949 7332.5 35.75 715.00
NQ_F short 1004 7342.75 1015 7349 -6.25 -125.00
YM_F long 0952 25013 1004 25014 1.00 5.00
YM_F short 1402 25103 1412 25091 12.00 60.00
Total: 43.65 855.00