HotSpot Results for 08/01/2018 for $ES $CL $YM $NQ

Daily Results

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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.


08-01-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 66.59 1455 66.55 -0.04 -40.00
CL_F short 1429 66.53 1440 66.48 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1019 2821.25 1040 2824.5 3.25 162.50
ES_F short 0938 2820.25 0950 2819.25 1.00 50.00
NQ_F long 1116 7286 1124 7280.25 -5.75 -115.00
NQ_F short 1235 7261.5 1245 7265 -3.50 -70.00
YM_F long 1025 25432 1040 25446 14.00 70.00
YM_F short 1230 25305 1252 25325 -20.00 -100.00
Total: -10.99 7.50

08-01-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1313 66.61 1322 66.59 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1429 66.53 1443 66.48 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1332 2810.75 1356 2810.75 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1223 2811.25 1239 2810 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1110 7284.25 1129 7280.25 -4.00 -80.00
NQ_F short 1243 7257.5 1302 7267 -9.50 -190.00
YM_F long 1025 25432 1040 25446 14.00 70.00
YM_F short 1222 25318 1237 25309 9.00 45.00
Total: 10.78 -62.50

08-01-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1304 66.66 1315 66.63 -0.03 -30.00
CL_F short 1429 66.53 1443 66.48 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1333 2811 1350 2810.75 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1223 2811.25 1239 2810 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1332 7264 1355 7263.5 -0.50 -10.00
NQ_F short 0948 7283.5 0958 7287.25 -3.75 -75.00
YM_F long 1025 25432 1040 25446 14.00 70.00
YM_F short 1222 25318 1237 25309 9.00 45.00
Total: 19.77 100.00

08-01-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1029 66.7 1044 67.16 0.46 460.00
CL_F short 1238 66.57 1304 66.66 -0.09 -90.00
ES_F long 1338 2811.25 1354 2811 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1224 2809.75 1241 2809 0.75 37.50
NQ_F long 1338 7265.75 1400 7265 -0.75 -15.00
NQ_F short 0938 7275.25 1004 7278 -2.75 -55.00
YM_F long 0930 25382 0949 25395 13.00 65.00
YM_F short 1226 25296 1251 25322 -26.00 -130.00
Total: -15.63 260.00

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.


08-01-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0938 66.75 1002 66.65 -0.10 -100.00
CL_F short 1036 66.74 1049 67.08 -0.34 -340.00
ES_F long 1050 2824.5 1102 2822.25 -2.25 -112.50
ES_F short 1243 2808.5 1258 2811.5 -3.00 -150.00
NQ_F long 1314 7268 1338 7265.75 -2.25 -45.00
NQ_F short 1232 7256.5 1258 7267.25 -10.75 -215.00
YM_F long 1050 25444 1116 25408 -36.00 -180.00
YM_F short 0944 25401 0952 25397 4.00 20.00
Total: -50.69 -1122.50

08-01-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0938 66.75 1002 66.65 -0.10 -100.00
CL_F short 1527 66.56 1538 66.58 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1050 2824.5 1116 2820.75 -3.75 -187.50
ES_F short 1535 2815.5 1546 2815.75 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1454 7267 1509 7269.25 2.25 45.00
NQ_F short 1232 7256.5 1257 7269.5 -13.00 -260.00
YM_F long 1050 25444 1116 25408 -36.00 -180.00
YM_F short 0944 25401 0958 25400 1.00 5.00
Total: -49.87 -710.00

08-01-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1053 66.98 1108 66.7 -0.28 -280.00
CL_F short 1246 66.57 1300 66.75 -0.18 -180.00
ES_F long 1524 2813.75 1534 2815.5 1.75 87.50
ES_F short 1232 2808.25 1251 2812.25 -4.00 -200.00
NQ_F long 1523 7273.25 1534 7282 8.75 175.00
NQ_F short 1233 7261.5 1253 7271 -9.50 -190.00
YM_F long 0952 25397 1008 25401 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 0944 25401 0952 25397 4.00 20.00
Total: 4.54 -547.50

08-01-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1053 66.98 1102 66.84 -0.14 -140.00
CL_F short 1036 66.74 1053 66.98 -0.24 -240.00
ES_F long 1453 2812.5 1509 2813.25 0.75 37.50
ES_F short 0938 2820.25 0959 2820.5 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1528 7276.5 1544 7284.5 8.00 160.00
NQ_F short 1236 7259.25 1302 7267 -7.75 -155.00
YM_F long 1011 25413 1037 25437 24.00 120.00
YM_F short 1230 25305 1256 25322 -17.00 -85.00
Total: 7.37 -315.00

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.


08-01-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 66.59 1454 66.53 -0.06 -60.00
CL_F short 1402 66.39 1414 66.33 0.06 60.00
ES_F long 0951 2818.75 1009 2820.5 1.75 87.50
ES_F short 1354 2811 1411 2806.75 4.25 212.50
NQ_F long 0936 7280.25 1002 7284.5 4.25 85.00
NQ_F short 1347 7265.25 1412 7242.25 23.00 460.00
YM_F long 0951 25386 1002 25396 10.00 50.00
YM_F short 1349 25299 1412 25252 47.00 235.00
Total: 90.25 1130.00

08-01-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1228 66.47 1236 66.53 0.06 60.00
CL_F short 1001 66.69 1009 66.54 0.15 150.00
ES_F long 0938 2820.25 1004 2819 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 1354 2811 1411 2806.75 4.25 212.50
NQ_F long 1523 7273.25 1547 7285.5 12.25 245.00
NQ_F short 1454 7267 1519 7268.75 -1.75 -35.00
YM_F long 0951 25386 1002 25396 10.00 50.00
YM_F short 1449 25294 1457 25316 -22.00 -110.00
Total: 1.71 510.00

08-01-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0946 66.56 1001 66.69 0.13 130.00
CL_F short 1405 66.39 1431 66.49 -0.10 -100.00
ES_F long 0950 2819.25 1004 2819 -0.25 -12.50
ES_F short 1002 2819.5 1015 2822.5 -3.00 -150.00
NQ_F long 1039 7293.25 1102 7285.75 -7.50 -150.00
NQ_F short 1433 7279.25 1441 7276.25 3.00 60.00
YM_F long 0947 25389 1002 25396 7.00 35.00
YM_F short 1002 25396 1021 25426 -30.00 -150.00
Total: -30.72 -337.50

08-01-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0946 66.56 1002 66.65 0.09 90.00
CL_F short 1002 66.65 1028 66.67 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 0950 2819.25 1002 2819.5 0.25 12.50
ES_F short 1549 2815.25 1557 2813.25 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 0953 7280 1019 7290.25 10.25 205.00
NQ_F short 1158 7264.25 1214 7272 -7.75 -155.00
YM_F long 0936 25396 1002 25396 0.00 0.00
YM_F short 1535 25332 1557 25310 22.00 110.00
Total: 26.82 342.50