HotSpots Results for 07/12/2018 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.


07-12-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1339 68.9 1352 68.97 0.07 70.00
CL_F short 1400 69.17 1418 69.32 -0.15 -150.00
ES_F long 1134 2792.25 1158 2795 2.75 137.50
ES_F short 0944 2785.25 0956 2786.75 -1.50 -75.00
NQ_F long 1135 7345 1156 7356 11.00 220.00
YM_F long 1135 24867 1157 24884 17.00 85.00
YM_F short 0942 24830 0951 24820 10.00 50.00
Total: 39.17 337.50

07-12-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1006 69.5 1026 69.12 -0.38 -380.00
CL_F short 1306 68.81 1326 68.63 0.18 180.00
ES_F long 1036 2793.25 1052 2790 -3.25 -162.50
ES_F short 0942 2786.25 0952 2785.75 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1135 7345 1159 7361.5 16.50 330.00
NQ_F short 1003 7322.25 1015 7325.5 -3.25 -65.00
YM_F long 1029 24876 1044 24850 -26.00 -130.00
YM_F short 0943 24824 0952 24827 -3.00 -15.00
Total: -18.70 -217.50

07-12-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1006 69.5 1026 69.12 -0.38 -380.00
CL_F short 1303 68.63 1326 68.63 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 0951 2785.5 1008 2790.75 5.25 262.50
ES_F short 0942 2786.25 0952 2785.75 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1415 7363.5 1430 7371.25 7.75 155.00
NQ_F short 1002 7319 1015 7325.5 -6.50 -130.00
YM_F long 0951 24820 1010 24864 44.00 220.00
YM_F short 1402 24893 1412 24882 11.00 55.00
Total: 61.62 207.50

07-12-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1456 69.23 1511 69.24 0.01 10.00
CL_F short 1305 68.63 1330 68.73 -0.10 -100.00
ES_F long 0951 2785.5 1008 2790.75 5.25 262.50
ES_F short 0942 2786.25 0952 2785.75 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 0930 7294.25 0940 7308.25 14.00 280.00
NQ_F short 1002 7319 1015 7325.5 -6.50 -130.00
YM_F long 0951 24820 1010 24864 44.00 220.00
YM_F short 0943 24824 0952 24827 -3.00 -15.00
Total: 54.16 552.50

07-12-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1415 69.27 1437 69.29 0.02 20.00
CL_F short 1043 68.74 1054 68.61 0.13 130.00
ES_F long 1415 2795.25 1434 2795.75 0.50 25.00
ES_F short 0941 2786.5 0950 2784.75 1.75 87.50
NQ_F long 0930 7294.25 0940 7308.25 14.00 280.00
NQ_F short 1002 7319 1015 7325.5 -6.50 -130.00
YM_F long 0934 24865 0944 24811 -54.00 -270.00
YM_F short 0941 24836 0951 24820 16.00 80.00
Total: -28.10 222.50

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.


07-12-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1140 68.71 1152 68.81 0.10 100.00
CL_F short 1025 69.08 1035 69.16 -0.08 -80.00
ES_F long 1107 2792.5 1122 2790.75 -1.75 -87.50
ES_F short 1027 2790.5 1035 2792.75 -2.25 -112.50
NQ_F long 0930 7294.25 0949 7301.5 7.25 145.00
NQ_F short 1027 7331.5 1035 7343.25 -11.75 -235.00
YM_F long 0959 24850 1023 24842 -8.00 -40.00
YM_F short 1302 24917 1320 24910 7.00 35.00
Total: -9.48 -275.00

07-12-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1056 68.57 1121 68.12 -0.45 -450.00
CL_F short 1226 68.43 1241 68.54 -0.11 -110.00
ES_F long 1131 2791.5 1157 2793.75 2.25 112.50
ES_F short 1219 2796.75 1245 2794.75 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 1324 7365.5 1345 7371.5 6.00 120.00
NQ_F short 1227 7364 1241 7361.25 2.75 55.00
YM_F long 1131 24860 1157 24884 24.00 120.00
YM_F short 1302 24917 1324 24895 22.00 110.00
Total: 58.44 57.50

07-12-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1045 68.54 1106 68.58 0.04 40.00
CL_F short 1021 69.03 1029 69.27 -0.24 -240.00
ES_F long 1029 2793.25 1049 2789.75 -3.50 -175.00
ES_F short 1302 2799.25 1320 2798.75 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1320 7368 1345 7371.5 3.50 70.00
NQ_F short 0951 7307.75 1015 7325.5 -17.75 -355.00
YM_F long 1029 24876 1046 24829 -47.00 -235.00
YM_F short 1305 24916 1331 24915 1.00 5.00
Total: -63.45 -865.00

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.


07-12-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1424 69.22 1448 69.22 0.00 0.00
CL_F short 1357 69.09 1422 69.22 -0.13 -130.00
ES_F long 1517 2797.5 1529 2796.75 -0.75 -37.50
ES_F short 1529 2796.75 1545 2797.25 -0.50 -25.00
NQ_F long 1130 7347.25 1149 7352.75 5.50 110.00
NQ_F short 1016 7328.25 1030 7340.25 -12.00 -240.00
YM_F long 1136 24843 1202 24904 61.00 305.00
YM_F short 1244 24876 1255 24900 -24.00 -120.00
Total: 29.12 -137.50

07-12-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1321 68.66 1329 68.7 0.04 40.00
CL_F short 1447 69.24 1504 69.22 0.02 20.00
ES_F long 1035 2792.75 1058 2789.5 -3.25 -162.50
ES_F short 1220 2796.5 1234 2797.5 -1.00 -50.00
NQ_F long 1035 7343.25 1058 7333.75 -9.50 -190.00
NQ_F short 1016 7328.25 1030 7340.25 -12.00 -240.00
YM_F long 1035 24868 1058 24837 -31.00 -155.00
YM_F short 1244 24876 1255 24900 -24.00 -120.00
Total: -80.69 -857.50

07-12-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1015 69.01 1041 68.96 -0.05 -50.00
CL_F short 1448 69.22 1504 69.22 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 1030 2793.5 1055 2790.25 -3.25 -162.50
ES_F short 1215 2796.25 1237 2797.5 -1.25 -62.50
NQ_F long 1035 7343.25 1058 7333.75 -9.50 -190.00
NQ_F short 0959 7317.75 1020 7329.75 -12.00 -240.00
YM_F long 1023 24842 1049 24837 -5.00 -25.00
YM_F short 1122 24851 1130 24863 -12.00 -60.00
Total: -43.05 -790.00