HotSpot Results for 08/03/2018 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.


08-03-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1023 67.48 1037 67.58 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1429 67.35 1440 67.32 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1019 2831 1040 2834.25 3.25 162.50
ES_F short 0938 2828.75 0950 2829 -0.25 -12.50
NQ_F long 1114 7387 1124 7386.25 -0.75 -15.00
NQ_F short 1235 7388 1253 7380.5 7.50 150.00
YM_F long 1025 25343 1040 25368 25.00 125.00
YM_F short 1230 25379 1252 25386 -7.00 -35.00
Total: 27.88 505.00

08-03-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1519 67.45 1534 67.43 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1429 67.35 1443 67.34 0.01 10.00
ES_F long 1019 2831 1040 2834.25 3.25 162.50
ES_F short 1434 2836.25 1443 2836.25 0.00 0.00
NQ_F long 1332 7382.5 1354 7393.75 11.25 225.00
NQ_F short 1243 7387.5 1302 7384 3.50 70.00
YM_F long 1025 25343 1040 25368 25.00 125.00
YM_F short 1040 25368 1050 25364 4.00 20.00
Total: 46.99 592.50

08-03-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1519 67.45 1534 67.43 -0.02 -20.00
CL_F short 1429 67.35 1443 67.34 0.01 10.00
ES_F long 1332 2834.5 1358 2836.5 2.00 100.00
ES_F short 1509 2837.75 1528 2839.25 -1.50 -75.00
NQ_F long 1332 7382.5 1358 7394.5 12.00 240.00
NQ_F short 1242 7387.25 1250 7383.25 4.00 80.00
YM_F long 1531 25409 1539 25414 5.00 25.00
YM_F short 1509 25395 1523 25435 -40.00 -200.00
Total: -18.51 160.00

08-03-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1137 67.42 1159 66.87 -0.55 -550.00
CL_F short 1337 67.12 1346 67.12 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 1518 2839.25 1539 2838.75 -0.50 -25.00
ES_F short 1040 2834.25 1054 2831.75 2.50 125.00
NQ_F long 1332 7382.5 1358 7394.5 12.00 240.00
NQ_F short 1040 7396.5 1056 7378.75 17.75 355.00
YM_F long 0930 25293 0952 25335 42.00 210.00
YM_F short 1040 25368 1059 25347 21.00 105.00
Total: 94.20 460.00

08-03-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1444 67.34 1506 67.38 0.04 40.00
CL_F short 1256 67.21 1304 67.18 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1332 2834.5 1358 2836.5 2.00 100.00
ES_F short 1228 2833.75 1240 2834.25 -0.50 -25.00
NQ_F long 1332 7382.5 1358 7394.5 12.00 240.00
NQ_F short 1040 7396.5 1059 7381 15.50 310.00
YM_F long 0938 25313 0950 25332 19.00 95.00
YM_F short 1040 25368 1056 25349 19.00 95.00
Total: 67.07 885.00

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.


08-03-2018 13 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 67.36 1454 67.36 0.00 0.00
CL_F short 1427 67.31 1438 67.32 -0.01 -10.00
ES_F long 1034 2834 1046 2833 -1.00 -50.00
ES_F short 1305 2835 1314 2834.75 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1034 7397 1044 7395.75 -1.25 -25.00
NQ_F short 1305 7388 1315 7392.25 -4.25 -85.00
YM_F long 1033 25373 1049 25368 -5.00 -25.00
YM_F short 1304 25392 1315 25394 -2.00 -10.00
Total: -13.26 -192.50

08-03-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1445 67.36 1454 67.36 0.00 0.00
CL_F short 1427 67.31 1445 67.36 -0.05 -50.00
ES_F long 1033 2834.25 1049 2834.25 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 0931 2828.25 0952 2829.25 -1.00 -50.00
NQ_F long 1033 7397 1049 7391.75 -5.25 -105.00
NQ_F short 1305 7388 1315 7392.25 -4.25 -85.00
YM_F long 1033 25373 1049 25368 -5.00 -25.00
YM_F short 1305 25398 1314 25391 7.00 35.00
Total: -8.55 -280.00

08-03-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1221 67.04 1236 67.14 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1429 67.35 1440 67.32 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1033 2834.25 1046 2833 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 0931 2828.25 0953 2828.75 -0.50 -25.00
NQ_F long 1034 7397 1046 7386.25 -10.75 -215.00
NQ_F short 0940 7380.75 0953 7376.5 4.25 85.00
YM_F long 0951 25324 1010 25342 18.00 90.00
YM_F short 1305 25398 1314 25391 7.00 35.00
Total: 16.88 37.50

08-03-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1038 67.56 1101 67.4 -0.16 -160.00
CL_F short 1410 67.13 1435 67.35 -0.22 -220.00
ES_F long 0957 2827.25 1013 2830.5 3.25 162.50
ES_F short 0936 2830 0957 2827.25 2.75 137.50
NQ_F long 0957 7366.75 1011 7395 28.25 565.00
NQ_F short 0936 7384.25 0957 7366.75 17.50 350.00
YM_F long 1030 25369 1055 25350 -19.00 -95.00
YM_F short 1013 25332 1024 25341 -9.00 -45.00
Total: 23.37 695.00

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.


08-03-2018 13 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 67.54 1120 67.5 -0.04 -40.00
CL_F short 0945 67.48 0953 67.45 0.03 30.00
ES_F long 1250 2833.5 1303 2833.75 0.25 12.50
ES_F short 1323 2834.75 1332 2834.5 0.25 12.50
NQ_F long 1135 7382 1145 7380 -2.00 -40.00
NQ_F short 0940 7380.75 1006 7390 -9.25 -185.00
YM_F long 1135 25369 1145 25374 5.00 25.00
YM_F short 1230 25379 1249 25386 -7.00 -35.00
Total: -12.76 -220.00

08-03-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 67.54 1120 67.5 -0.04 -40.00
CL_F short 1033 67.59 1054 67.54 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1332 2834.5 1356 2836.25 1.75 87.50
ES_F short 0935 2829.25 0956 2827.25 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 1125 7385 1145 7380 -5.00 -100.00
NQ_F short 0938 7374 1004 7390.75 -16.75 -335.00
YM_F long 1336 25389 1401 25396 7.00 35.00
YM_F short 1230 25379 1249 25386 -7.00 -35.00
Total: -17.99 -237.50

08-03-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 67.54 1120 67.5 -0.04 -40.00
CL_F short 1033 67.59 1054 67.54 0.05 50.00
ES_F long 1025 2831.75 1047 2832.75 1.00 50.00
ES_F short 1303 2833.75 1315 2835.5 -1.75 -87.50
NQ_F long 1031 7399.5 1044 7395.75 -3.75 -75.00
NQ_F short 0938 7374 1004 7390.75 -16.75 -335.00
YM_F long 1025 25343 1045 25370 27.00 135.00
YM_F short 0932 25304 0952 25335 -31.00 -155.00
Total: -25.24 -457.50

08-03-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1056 67.5 1122 67.7 0.20 200.00
CL_F short 1042 67.43 1056 67.5 -0.07 -70.00
ES_F long 1100 2831.25 1126 2832.25 1.00 50.00
ES_F short 1303 2833.75 1315 2835.5 -1.75 -87.50
NQ_F long 0930 7390.5 0940 7380.75 -9.75 -195.00
NQ_F short 0940 7380.75 1004 7390.75 -10.00 -200.00
YM_F long 1025 25343 1041 25374 31.00 155.00
YM_F short 0932 25304 0956 25332 -28.00 -140.00
Total: -17.37 -287.50