HotSpot Results for 07/31/2018 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.


07-31-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1022 68.66 1037 68.64 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1429 68.75 1440 68.7 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1015 2814.25 1040 2813.25 -1.00 -50.00
ES_F short 1434 2820.25 1445 2821 -0.75 -37.50
NQ_F long 1116 7245 1124 7242.75 -2.25 -45.00
NQ_F short 1433 7261.75 1441 7258.5 3.25 65.00
YM_F long 1025 25363 1040 25389 26.00 130.00
YM_F short 1002 25381 1015 25409 -28.00 -140.00
Total: -2.72 -47.50

07-31-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1056 68.65 1106 68.76 0.11 110.00
CL_F short 1429 68.75 1443 68.71 0.04 40.00
ES_F long 1015 2814.25 1040 2813.25 -1.00 -50.00
ES_F short 1223 2824.25 1239 2823 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1111 7243 1134 7241 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 1235 7277.5 1245 7268.75 8.75 175.00
YM_F long 1025 25363 1040 25389 26.00 130.00
YM_F short 1223 25458 1242 25462 -4.00 -20.00
Total: 29.15 407.50

07-31-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1030 68.7 1046 68.6 -0.10 -100.00
CL_F short 1046 68.6 1054 68.69 -0.09 -90.00
ES_F long 1530 2818.25 1551 2815 -3.25 -162.50
ES_F short 1224 2824.25 1241 2823.25 1.00 50.00
NQ_F long 1528 7249.5 1551 7237.75 -11.75 -235.00
NQ_F short 0938 7260.5 1004 7227.5 33.00 660.00
YM_F long 0930 25364 0953 25359 -5.00 -25.00
YM_F short 1226 25462 1252 25454 8.00 40.00
Total: 21.81 137.50

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.


07-31-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1041 68.61 1050 68.59 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1427 68.91 1438 68.73 0.18 180.00
ES_F long 1034 2811.25 1046 2812.25 1.00 50.00
ES_F short 1305 2823.25 1314 2821.25 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 1036 7222.5 1045 7217.75 -4.75 -95.00
NQ_F short 1305 7270.75 1315 7254 16.75 335.00
YM_F long 1033 25383 1049 25387 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 1305 25455 1314 25444 11.00 55.00
Total: 30.16 625.00

07-31-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1341 69.04 1354 68.92 -0.12 -120.00
CL_F short 1427 68.91 1445 68.74 0.17 170.00
ES_F long 1033 2811 1049 2812.25 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 0931 2815.25 0952 2811.75 3.50 175.00
NQ_F long 1033 7212.75 1049 7222.25 9.50 190.00
NQ_F short 1305 7270.75 1315 7254 16.75 335.00
YM_F long 1033 25383 1049 25387 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 1305 25455 1314 25444 11.00 55.00
Total: 46.05 887.50

07-31-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 68.74 1454 68.75 0.01 10.00
CL_F short 1402 68.95 1425 68.92 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1036 2812.75 1049 2812.25 -0.50 -25.00
ES_F short 0931 2815.25 0952 2811.75 3.50 175.00
NQ_F long 1036 7222.5 1049 7222.25 -0.25 -5.00
NQ_F short 0934 7249 0952 7226.75 22.25 445.00
YM_F long 1036 25389 1049 25387 -2.00 -10.00
YM_F short 1305 25455 1314 25444 11.00 55.00
Total: 34.04 675.00

07-31-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1038 68.56 1101 68.69 0.13 130.00
CL_F short 1414 68.98 1435 68.75 0.23 230.00
ES_F long 1036 2812.75 1058 2813.5 0.75 37.50
ES_F short 0940 2815.5 0957 2811.25 4.25 212.50
NQ_F long 0957 7220.75 1014 7228.5 7.75 155.00
NQ_F short 0932 7243.25 0957 7220.75 22.50 450.00
YM_F long 1030 25374 1055 25381 7.00 35.00
YM_F short 1534 25408 1545 25404 4.00 20.00
Total: 46.61 1270.00

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.


07-31-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1058 68.69 1106 68.76 0.07 70.00
CL_F short 1034 68.67 1054 68.69 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1250 2822.75 1303 2823.25 0.50 25.00
ES_F short 1323 2820.25 1332 2820 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1118 7241.25 1141 7241.75 0.50 10.00
NQ_F short 0940 7263.5 1006 7228.25 35.25 705.00
YM_F long 1125 25402 1142 25391 -11.00 -55.00
YM_F short 1230 25456 1249 25454 2.00 10.00
Total: 27.55 757.50

07-31-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 68.69 1120 68.72 0.03 30.00
CL_F short 1127 68.73 1139 68.8 -0.07 -70.00
ES_F long 1447 2820.75 1509 2818.75 -2.00 -100.00
ES_F short 1146 2818.25 1155 2820.5 -2.25 -112.50
NQ_F long 1446 7261.25 1509 7252.75 -8.50 -170.00
NQ_F short 0940 7263.5 1006 7228.25 35.25 705.00
YM_F long 1336 25447 1401 25444 -3.00 -15.00
YM_F short 1230 25456 1249 25454 2.00 10.00
Total: 21.46 277.50

07-31-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 68.69 1120 68.72 0.03 30.00
CL_F short 0945 69.05 0958 68.94 0.11 110.00
ES_F long 1031 2810.25 1044 2811.25 1.00 50.00
ES_F short 1146 2818.25 1155 2820.5 -2.25 -112.50
NQ_F long 1125 7243 1145 7253.5 10.50 210.00
NQ_F short 0938 7260.5 1004 7227.5 33.00 660.00
YM_F long 1248 25451 1303 25454 3.00 15.00
YM_F short 0932 25387 0952 25365 22.00 110.00
Total: 67.39 1072.50

07-31-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1056 68.65 1122 68.74 0.09 90.00
CL_F short 1037 68.64 1056 68.65 -0.01 -10.00
ES_F long 1529 2818.25 1544 2817.5 -0.75 -37.50
ES_F short 1303 2823.25 1315 2819.5 3.75 187.50
NQ_F long 0930 7226.75 0940 7263.5 36.75 735.00
NQ_F short 0940 7263.5 1003 7226.75 36.75 735.00
YM_F long 1025 25363 1041 25388 25.00 125.00
YM_F short 0932 25387 0956 25370 17.00 85.00
Total: 118.58 1910.00