HotSpot Results for 07/30/2018 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.


07-30-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1022 70.08 1037 70.18 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1429 70.11 1440 69.88 0.23 230.00
ES_F long 1019 2814.75 1040 2813.25 -1.50 -75.00
ES_F short 1307 2800 1319 2803.25 -3.25 -162.50
NQ_F long 1116 7216.5 1124 7219 2.50 50.00
YM_F long 1025 25425 1040 25414 -11.00 -55.00
YM_F short 1308 25309 1318 25325 -16.00 -80.00
Total: -28.92 7.50

07-30-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0944 70.3 1002 70.15 -0.15 -150.00
CL_F short 1002 70.15 1028 70.09 0.06 60.00
ES_F long 1019 2814.75 1040 2813.25 -1.50 -75.00
ES_F short 1434 2806.5 1445 2806.25 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1528 7200.25 1550 7197.25 -3.00 -60.00
NQ_F short 1243 7187.5 1302 7184.75 2.75 55.00
YM_F long 1025 25425 1040 25414 -11.00 -55.00
YM_F short 1223 25319 1242 25306 13.00 65.00
Total: 0.41 -147.50

07-30-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 70.27 1115 70.08 -0.19 -190.00
CL_F short 1429 70.11 1443 69.92 0.19 190.00
ES_F long 1107 2812 1132 2810.25 -1.75 -87.50
ES_F short 1306 2800 1332 2807.25 -7.25 -362.50
NQ_F long 1116 7216.5 1130 7214.75 -1.75 -35.00
NQ_F short 1243 7187.5 1302 7184.75 2.75 55.00
YM_F long 1025 25425 1040 25414 -11.00 -55.00
YM_F short 1222 25324 1237 25317 7.00 35.00
Total: -12.00 -450.00

07-30-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1304 69.99 1312 70.06 0.07 70.00
CL_F short 1248 70.02 1258 70.14 -0.12 -120.00
ES_F long 1113 2808.75 1124 2810 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 1449 2806 1500 2806.25 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1333 7208.75 1359 7218 9.25 185.00
NQ_F short 0948 7233.25 0958 7221.5 11.75 235.00
YM_F long 1032 25442 1040 25414 -28.00 -140.00
YM_F short 1248 25302 1314 25322 -20.00 -100.00
Total: -26.05 180.00

07-30-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0937 70.32 1001 70.18 -0.14 -140.00
CL_F short 1159 70.17 1216 70.07 0.10 100.00
ES_F long 1528 2803.25 1551 2803 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1040 2813.25 1105 2810.5 2.75 137.50
NQ_F long 1528 7200.25 1551 7203.5 3.25 65.00
NQ_F short 1243 7187.5 1302 7184.75 2.75 55.00
YM_F long 1528 25308 1552 25294 -14.00 -70.00
YM_F short 1052 25399 1111 25399 0.00 0.00
Total: -5.54 135.00

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.


07-30-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0941 70.31 0952 70.41 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1032 70.04 1052 70.26 -0.22 -220.00
ES_F long 1131 2810.75 1157 2810.75 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1305 2799.25 1322 2803.75 -4.50 -225.00
NQ_F long 0930 7305.5 0947 7234.25 -71.25 -1425.00
NQ_F short 1451 7206.5 1511 7207.5 -1.00 -20.00
YM_F long 1131 25396 1157 25375 -21.00 -105.00
YM_F short 1302 25309 1320 25323 -14.00 -70.00
Total: -111.87 -1965.00

07-30-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1140 70.02 1152 70.12 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1041 70.18 1054 70.27 -0.09 -90.00
ES_F long 1324 2806 1341 2806 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1302 2801.5 1326 2804.75 -3.25 -162.50
NQ_F long 1324 7210.75 1346 7204.75 -6.00 -120.00
NQ_F short 1451 7206.5 1511 7207.5 -1.00 -20.00
YM_F long 1333 25346 1348 25351 5.00 25.00
YM_F short 1302 25309 1324 25344 -35.00 -175.00
Total: -40.24 -442.50

07-30-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1014 70.18 1040 70.2 0.02 20.00
CL_F short 1410 70.24 1434 70.02 0.22 220.00
ES_F long 1522 2804 1546 2802.25 -1.75 -87.50
ES_F short 1302 2801.5 1320 2802.75 -1.25 -62.50
NQ_F long 1324 7210.75 1347 7204.5 -6.25 -125.00
NQ_F short 1306 7182.25 1324 7210.75 -28.50 -570.00
YM_F long 1520 25300 1544 25287 -13.00 -65.00
YM_F short 1302 25309 1324 25344 -35.00 -175.00
Total: -85.51 -845.00

07-30-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 70.29 1003 70.18 -0.11 -110.00
CL_F short 1003 70.18 1014 70.18 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 1529 2803.25 1544 2802.5 -0.75 -37.50
ES_F short 1306 2800 1324 2806 -6.00 -300.00
NQ_F long 0930 7305.5 0951 7232.5 -73.00 -1460.00
NQ_F short 1306 7182.25 1324 7210.75 -28.50 -570.00
YM_F long 1519 25301 1544 25287 -14.00 -70.00
YM_F short 1307 25296 1329 25341 -45.00 -225.00
Total: -167.36 -2772.50

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.


07-30-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 70.29 0954 70.36 0.07 70.00
CL_F short 1146 70.07 1205 70.09 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1136 2809 1202 2807.5 -1.50 -75.00
ES_F short 1221 2803 1247 2801.5 1.50 75.00
NQ_F long 1126 7221 1149 7213.5 -7.50 -150.00
NQ_F short 1224 7207.75 1247 7180.25 27.50 550.00
YM_F long 1138 25370 1151 25358 -12.00 -60.00
YM_F short 1306 25292 1314 25322 -30.00 -150.00
Total: -21.95 240.00

07-30-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 70.29 0954 70.36 0.07 70.00
CL_F short 1102 70.15 1122 70.06 0.09 90.00
ES_F long 1136 2809 1202 2807.5 -1.50 -75.00
ES_F short 1221 2803 1247 2801.5 1.50 75.00
NQ_F long 1130 7214.75 1155 7217 2.25 45.00
NQ_F short 1224 7207.75 1247 7180.25 27.50 550.00
YM_F long 1138 25370 1151 25358 -12.00 -60.00
YM_F short 1230 25323 1254 25306 17.00 85.00
Total: 34.91 780.00

07-30-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1135 70.04 1153 70.14 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1448 69.92 1458 69.98 -0.06 -60.00
ES_F long 1021 2815.5 1039 2812.75 -2.75 -137.50
ES_F short 1221 2803 1246 2801.75 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1108 7222.75 1123 7218.25 -4.50 -90.00
NQ_F short 1215 7201.75 1241 7192.5 9.25 185.00
YM_F long 1020 25435 1042 25399 -36.00 -180.00
YM_F short 1227 25326 1253 25305 21.00 105.00
Total: -11.71 -15.00

07-30-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 70.29 1002 70.15 -0.14 -140.00
CL_F short 1112 70.11 1122 70.06 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1015 2811.25 1031 2816.25 5.00 250.00
ES_F short 1227 2805 1253 2799.75 5.25 262.50
NQ_F long 1440 7210.75 1506 7212.75 2.00 40.00
NQ_F short 1215 7201.75 1241 7192.5 9.25 185.00
YM_F long 1015 25406 1041 25399 -7.00 -35.00
YM_F short 1227 25326 1251 25303 23.00 115.00
Total: 37.41 727.50