HotSpot Results for 08/02/2018 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.


08-02-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1443 67.64 1506 67.64 0.00 0.00
CL_F short 1429 67.62 1440 67.65 -0.03 -30.00
ES_F long 1019 2807.25 1040 2811.75 4.50 225.00
ES_F short 0938 2797 0950 2800.25 -3.25 -162.50
NQ_F long 1422 7373.5 1430 7371.5 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 1235 7353 1245 7357.25 -4.25 -85.00
YM_F long 1025 25206 1040 25213 7.00 35.00
YM_F short 1230 25260 1252 25273 -13.00 -65.00
Total: -11.03 -122.50

08-02-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1518 67.66 1534 67.71 0.05 50.00
CL_F short 1429 67.62 1443 67.64 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1332 2825 1354 2826.25 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 1434 2825.75 1443 2825.5 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1113 7296 1125 7306.75 10.75 215.00
NQ_F short 1430 7371.5 1440 7374.75 -3.25 -65.00
YM_F long 1025 25206 1040 25213 7.00 35.00
YM_F short 1222 25233 1237 25259 -26.00 -130.00
Total: -9.97 160.00

08-02-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1518 67.66 1534 67.71 0.05 50.00
CL_F short 1429 67.62 1443 67.64 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1113 2808.5 1124 2810.75 2.25 112.50
ES_F short 1223 2820 1239 2820.25 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1114 7295.75 1131 7321.75 26.00 520.00
NQ_F short 0942 7253.5 1007 7279.5 -26.00 -520.00
YM_F long 0933 25122 0949 25125 3.00 15.00
YM_F short 1222 25233 1237 25259 -26.00 -130.00
Total: -20.97 15.00

08-02-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1547 67.76 1556 67.73 -0.03 -30.00
CL_F short 1429 67.62 1443 67.64 -0.02 -20.00
ES_F long 1343 2826 1354 2826.25 0.25 12.50
ES_F short 1224 2820.75 1232 2819.75 1.00 50.00
NQ_F long 1332 7373.25 1358 7379 5.75 115.00
NQ_F short 1040 7309 1056 7292.5 16.50 330.00
YM_F long 0933 25122 0948 25124 2.00 10.00
YM_F short 1222 25233 1237 25259 -26.00 -130.00
Total: -0.55 337.50

08-02-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1548 67.75 1556 67.73 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1001 66.67 1025 66.98 -0.31 -310.00
ES_F long 1000 2803 1011 2806 3.00 150.00
ES_F short 1223 2820 1249 2822.5 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 1000 7264.25 1011 7278.5 14.25 285.00
NQ_F short 0936 7244 0953 7268 -24.00 -480.00
YM_F long 0930 25132 0949 25125 -7.00 -35.00
YM_F short 1212 25232 1238 25261 -29.00 -145.00
Total: -45.58 -680.00

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.


08-02-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1140 67.7 1152 67.62 -0.08 -80.00
ES_F long 1324 2824 1340 2825.25 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 1450 2825 1511 2824.5 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1322 7371 1345 7373 2.00 40.00
NQ_F short 1455 7373 1512 7370.5 2.50 50.00
YM_F long 1136 25206 1157 25194 -12.00 -60.00
YM_F short 1302 25271 1324 25272 -1.00 -5.00
Total: -6.83 32.50

08-02-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1140 67.7 1152 67.62 -0.08 -80.00
CL_F short 1455 67.65 1503 67.64 0.01 10.00
ES_F long 1324 2824 1349 2826.25 2.25 112.50
ES_F short 1450 2825 1511 2824.5 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1320 7368 1346 7374.25 6.25 125.00
NQ_F short 1454 7373 1519 7375 -2.00 -40.00
YM_F long 1333 25284 1348 25294 10.00 50.00
YM_F short 1451 25288 1502 25287 1.00 5.00
Total: 17.93 207.50

08-02-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1014 66.86 1040 67.07 0.21 210.00
CL_F short 1455 67.65 1503 67.64 0.01 10.00
ES_F long 1015 2806.5 1040 2811.75 5.25 262.50
ES_F short 1258 2822.5 1324 2824 -1.50 -75.00
NQ_F long 1015 7276.75 1040 7309 32.25 645.00
NQ_F short 1451 7373.5 1513 7372.25 1.25 25.00
YM_F long 1015 25188 1040 25213 25.00 125.00
YM_F short 1040 25213 1051 25159 54.00 270.00
Total: 116.47 1472.50

08-02-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1120 67.3 1146 67.73 0.43 430.00
CL_F short 1003 66.73 1023 66.93 -0.20 -200.00
ES_F long 1531 2826.25 1544 2827 0.75 37.50
ES_F short 1002 2804 1015 2806.5 -2.50 -125.00
NQ_F long 1015 7276.75 1040 7309 32.25 645.00
NQ_F short 1455 7373 1513 7372.25 0.75 15.00
YM_F long 1531 25295 1544 25303 8.00 40.00
YM_F short 1034 25177 1052 25158 19.00 95.00
Total: 58.48 937.50

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.


08-02-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 66.2 0954 66.45 0.25 250.00
CL_F short 1102 67.09 1122 67.33 -0.24 -240.00
ES_F long 1547 2828.5 1559 2827.25 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 1221 2819 1247 2822 -3.00 -150.00
NQ_F long 1547 7386 1557 7382.5 -3.50 -70.00
NQ_F short 1224 7351.5 1247 7351.5 0.00 0.00
YM_F long 1352 25305 1402 25314 9.00 45.00
YM_F short 1230 25260 1254 25270 -10.00 -50.00
Total: -8.74 -277.50

08-02-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 66.2 0954 66.45 0.25 250.00
CL_F short 1102 67.09 1122 67.33 -0.24 -240.00
ES_F long 1523 2826 1534 2826 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1216 2818.25 1242 2821.5 -3.25 -162.50
NQ_F long 1523 7375.25 1534 7375 -0.25 -5.00
NQ_F short 1224 7351.5 1247 7351.5 0.00 0.00
YM_F long 1351 25312 1402 25314 2.00 10.00
YM_F short 1230 25260 1254 25270 -10.00 -50.00
Total: -11.49 -197.50

08-02-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0942 66.2 0954 66.45 0.25 250.00
CL_F short 1220 67.76 1237 67.74 0.02 20.00
ES_F long 1015 2806.5 1040 2811.75 5.25 262.50
ES_F short 1227 2820.25 1253 2822.25 -2.00 -100.00
NQ_F long 1015 7276.75 1031 7295.25 18.50 370.00
NQ_F short 1235 7353 1248 7352.5 0.50 10.00
YM_F long 1015 25188 1040 25213 25.00 125.00
YM_F short 1227 25249 1253 25276 -27.00 -135.00
Total: 20.52 802.50

08-02-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1122 67.33 1144 67.74 0.41 410.00
CL_F short 1112 67.05 1122 67.33 -0.28 -280.00
ES_F long 1015 2806.5 1031 2809.25 2.75 137.50
ES_F short 1227 2820.25 1253 2822.25 -2.00 -100.00
NQ_F long 0959 7263 1010 7280.5 17.50 350.00
NQ_F short 1231 7353.25 1248 7352.5 0.75 15.00
YM_F long 1015 25188 1031 25189 1.00 5.00
YM_F short 1227 25249 1251 25281 -32.00 -160.00
Total: -11.87 377.50