HotSpot Results for 07/20/2018 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.


07-20-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1516 68.08 1539 68.11 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1050 2807.25 1110 2806 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 0944 2803.5 0956 2805.5 -2.00 -100.00
NQ_F long 1135 7406.25 1159 7393.25 -13.00 -260.00
YM_F long 1135 25097 1157 25083 -14.00 -70.00
YM_F short 1230 25078 1247 25082 -4.00 -20.00
Total: -34.22 -482.50

07-20-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0940 68.13 0949 68.11 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1042 67.91 1054 67.96 -0.05 -50.00
ES_F long 1056 2806 1110 2806 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1434 2803 1445 2803.25 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1459 7367.5 1509 7369 1.50 30.00
NQ_F short 1235 7376 1245 7379.25 -3.25 -65.00
YM_F long 1056 25060 1109 25064 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 1230 25078 1252 25080 -2.00 -10.00
Total: -0.07 -107.50

07-20-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1051 68.01 1107 68.07 0.06 60.00
CL_F short 1040 67.99 1054 67.96 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1051 2806.75 1109 2805.75 -1.00 -50.00
ES_F short 1232 2806.5 1242 2807.5 -1.00 -50.00
NQ_F long 0957 7389.25 1005 7388 -1.25 -25.00
NQ_F short 1338 7379 1358 7383.25 -4.25 -85.00
YM_F long 1051 25063 1109 25064 1.00 5.00
YM_F short 1230 25078 1246 25078 0.00 0.00
Total: -6.41 -115.00

07-20-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1051 68.01 1114 68.18 0.17 170.00
CL_F short 1040 67.99 1054 67.96 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1051 2806.75 1117 2808 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 0936 2803.25 0948 2805 -1.75 -87.50
NQ_F long 1051 7406.25 1117 7400.75 -5.50 -110.00
NQ_F short 1232 7374.5 1246 7378.75 -4.25 -85.00
YM_F long 1051 25063 1117 25080 17.00 85.00
YM_F short 0935 24978 0948 25021 -43.00 -215.00
Total: -36.05 -150.00

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.


07-20-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1140 68.1 1152 68.2 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1031 68.02 1045 67.94 0.08 80.00
ES_F long 1131 2809.75 1157 2807.75 -2.00 -100.00
NQ_F long 0930 7388.25 0949 7386.25 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 1503 7368.25 1518 7363.25 5.00 100.00
YM_F long 1322 25067 1348 25054 -13.00 -65.00
YM_F short 1302 25081 1320 25072 9.00 45.00
Total: -2.82 120.00

07-20-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0941 68.09 0952 68.11 0.02 20.00
CL_F short 1406 68.3 1418 68.37 -0.07 -70.00
ES_F long 1131 2809.75 1157 2807.75 -2.00 -100.00
ES_F short 1305 2807.25 1322 2805.75 1.50 75.00
NQ_F long 1135 7406.25 1201 7390 -16.25 -325.00
NQ_F short 1228 7378.25 1242 7380 -1.75 -35.00
YM_F long 1131 25100 1157 25083 -17.00 -85.00
YM_F short 1302 25081 1320 25072 9.00 45.00
Total: -26.55 -475.00

07-20-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1045 67.94 1106 68.07 0.13 130.00
CL_F short 1406 68.3 1418 68.37 -0.07 -70.00
ES_F long 1131 2809.75 1157 2807.75 -2.00 -100.00
ES_F short 1302 2807.5 1320 2806.25 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1320 7381 1346 7381.25 0.25 5.00
NQ_F short 1228 7378.25 1242 7380 -1.75 -35.00
YM_F long 1324 25061 1349 25060 -1.00 -5.00
YM_F short 1427 25056 1436 25025 31.00 155.00
Total: 27.81 142.50

07-20-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1014 67.84 1032 68 0.16 160.00
CL_F short 1153 68.19 1201 68.19 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 1015 2804.75 1040 2807.5 2.75 137.50
ES_F short 1258 2807.25 1324 2805.25 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 0930 7388.25 0953 7386.25 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 1306 7384.5 1324 7376.5 8.00 160.00
YM_F long 1015 25049 1040 25078 29.00 145.00
YM_F short 1258 25079 1324 25061 18.00 90.00
Total: 57.91 752.50

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.


07-20-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1006 68.14 1019 67.77 -0.37 -370.00
CL_F short 1400 68.37 1417 68.38 -0.01 -10.00
ES_F long 0957 2805 1008 2804.5 -0.50 -25.00
ES_F short 0944 2803.5 0953 2803.75 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1421 7376 1434 7366.75 -9.25 -185.00
NQ_F short 1349 7381.25 1404 7382.5 -1.25 -25.00
YM_F long 1155 25088 1221 25078 -10.00 -50.00
YM_F short 0937 24994 0951 25015 -21.00 -105.00
Total: -42.63 -782.50

07-20-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0941 68.09 1001 68.28 0.19 190.00
CL_F short 1400 68.37 1417 68.38 -0.01 -10.00
ES_F long 0957 2805 1007 2804.75 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1349 2806 1411 2805.75 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 0930 7388.25 0954 7389.75 1.50 30.00
NQ_F short 1349 7381.25 1412 7378.75 2.50 50.00
YM_F long 0952 25013 1002 25046 33.00 165.00
YM_F short 1350 25060 1411 25058 2.00 10.00
Total: 39.18 435.00

07-20-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1145 68.16 1205 68.07 -0.09 -90.00
CL_F short 1402 68.32 1417 68.38 -0.06 -60.00
ES_F long 0938 2803.25 1004 2805 1.75 87.50
ES_F short 1004 2805 1014 2805.25 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 0930 7388.25 0949 7386.25 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 1007 7386.25 1015 7385.25 1.00 20.00
YM_F long 0951 25015 1004 25033 18.00 90.00
YM_F short 1355 25062 1412 25059 3.00 15.00
Total: 21.35 10.00

07-20-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0940 68.13 1001 68.28 0.15 150.00
CL_F short 1352 68.37 1417 68.38 -0.01 -10.00
ES_F long 0947 2805.25 1004 2805 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1004 2805 1014 2805.25 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 0930 7388.25 0955 7390.25 2.00 40.00
NQ_F short 1002 7395.75 1013 7386.75 9.00 180.00
YM_F long 1412 25059 1430 25051 -8.00 -40.00
YM_F short 1349 25060 1412 25059 1.00 5.00
Total: 3.64 300.00