HotSpots Results for 07/16/2018 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.


07-16-2018 21 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1330 67 1352 66.85 -0.15 -150.00
CL_F short 1400 66.82 1418 67.08 -0.26 -260.00
ES_F long 1036 2800.75 1052 2797.25 -3.50 -175.00
ES_F short 0944 2803 0956 2801 2.00 100.00
NQ_F long 1135 7381 1158 7387.25 6.25 125.00
YM_F long 1135 25006 1157 25010 4.00 20.00
YM_F short 0942 25001 0951 24999 2.00 10.00
Total: 10.34 -330.00

07-16-2018 13 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1011 67.67 1032 67.66 -0.01 -10.00
CL_F short 1306 67.15 1326 66.99 0.16 160.00
ES_F long 1524 2798.75 1535 2799.25 0.50 25.00
ES_F short 0942 2800.5 0952 2801.75 -1.25 -62.50
NQ_F long 1523 7372 1535 7374 2.00 40.00
NQ_F short 1354 7383.5 1412 7385.25 -1.75 -35.00
YM_F long 0951 24999 1010 25001 2.00 10.00
YM_F short 1540 25042 1548 25026 16.00 80.00
Total: 17.65 207.50

07-16-2018 11 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1011 67.67 1032 67.66 -0.01 -10.00
CL_F short 1306 67.15 1326 66.99 0.16 160.00
ES_F long 0952 2801.75 1010 2799 -2.75 -137.50
ES_F short 1305 2801.75 1314 2801 0.75 37.50
NQ_F long 0930 7394.5 0940 7404.25 9.75 195.00
NQ_F short 1305 7390.75 1314 7387.5 3.25 65.00
YM_F long 0951 24999 1010 25001 2.00 10.00
YM_F short 1359 25012 1412 25019 -7.00 -35.00
Total: 6.15 285.00

07-16-2018 8 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1215 67.24 1224 67.01 -0.23 -230.00
CL_F short 1043 67.45 1054 67.45 0.00 0.00
ES_F long 0956 2801 1008 2799.75 -1.25 -62.50
ES_F short 0940 2802.5 0952 2801.75 0.75 37.50
NQ_F long 0930 7394.5 0940 7404.25 9.75 195.00
NQ_F short 1305 7390.75 1316 7388.25 2.50 50.00
YM_F long 0951 24999 1010 25001 2.00 10.00
YM_F short 0939 25009 0951 24999 10.00 50.00
Total: 23.52 50.00

07-16-2018 5 normal Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0936 68.4 1002 67.91 -0.49 -490.00
CL_F short 1003 67.87 1012 67.68 0.19 190.00
ES_F long 1015 2798.75 1041 2799.75 1.00 50.00
ES_F short 0938 2802.25 0955 2801 1.25 62.50
NQ_F long 1015 7391.5 1041 7394.5 3.00 60.00
NQ_F short 1331 7384 1351 7384.75 -0.75 -15.00
YM_F long 1015 25002 1041 25011 9.00 45.00
YM_F short 0938 25009 0953 25008 1.00 5.00
Total: 14.20 -92.50

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.


07-16-2018 11 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0939 68.27 1002 67.91 -0.36 -360.00
CL_F short 1355 66.75 1415 67.18 -0.43 -430.00
ES_F long 1050 2797 1102 2797.25 0.25 12.50
ES_F short 1535 2799.25 1545 2799.25 0.00 0.00
NQ_F long 0934 7404.25 0953 7401.75 -2.50 -50.00
NQ_F short 1344 7388 1405 7382.25 5.75 115.00
YM_F long 1050 24981 1116 25009 28.00 140.00
YM_F short 1537 25029 1545 25032 -3.00 -15.00
Total: 27.71 -587.50

07-16-2018 8 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0938 68.32 1002 67.91 -0.41 -410.00
CL_F short 1400 66.82 1415 67.18 -0.36 -360.00
ES_F long 1046 2797.75 1111 2797.75 0.00 0.00
ES_F short 1344 2801.25 1406 2799.5 1.75 87.50
NQ_F long 1046 7389 1102 7382 -7.00 -140.00
NQ_F short 1509 7370.75 1519 7368.75 2.00 40.00
YM_F long 1046 24989 1111 24997 8.00 40.00
YM_F short 1509 25012 1519 25015 -3.00 -15.00
Total: 0.98 -757.50

07-16-2018 5 taylor3 Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 0946 68.17 1012 67.68 -0.49 -490.00
CL_F short 1352 66.85 1417 67.13 -0.28 -280.00
ES_F long 1049 2797.5 1114 2798.75 1.25 62.50
ES_F short 1528 2798.25 1553 2799.25 -1.00 -50.00
NQ_F long 1046 7389 1102 7382 -7.00 -140.00
NQ_F short 1528 7366.75 1551 7375.5 -8.75 -175.00
YM_F long 1049 24988 1114 25005 17.00 85.00
YM_F short 1528 25019 1553 25029 -10.00 -50.00
Total: -9.27 -1037.50

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.


07-16-2018 11 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 67.45 1111 67.6 0.15 150.00
CL_F short 1124 67.76 1138 67.44 0.32 320.00
ES_F long 1034 2800.25 1057 2796.75 -3.50 -175.00
ES_F short 0943 2801.75 0953 2801.75 0.00 0.00
NQ_F long 1039 7395.75 1054 7387.5 -8.25 -165.00
NQ_F short 1159 7388.25 1211 7381.75 6.50 130.00
YM_F long 1034 25015 1044 25007 -8.00 -40.00
YM_F short 1305 25025 1322 25013 12.00 60.00
Total: -0.78 280.00

07-16-2018 8 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1054 67.45 1120 67.66 0.21 210.00
CL_F short 1124 67.76 1139 67.42 0.34 340.00
ES_F long 1447 2796.75 1502 2796.25 -0.50 -25.00
ES_F short 1229 2801.5 1238 2801 0.50 25.00
NQ_F long 1446 7369.5 1505 7364.5 -5.00 -100.00
NQ_F short 1230 7397.5 1238 7394.25 3.25 65.00
YM_F long 1339 25022 1353 25016 -6.00 -30.00
YM_F short 1230 25023 1249 25017 6.00 30.00
Total: -1.20 515.00

07-16-2018 5 taylorPlus Entry Exit Profit Profit
Contract Direction Time Price Time Price Points $
CL_F long 1006 67.85 1016 67.69 -0.16 -160.00
CL_F short 1126 67.67 1139 67.42 0.25 250.00
ES_F long 1036 2800.75 1102 2797.25 -3.50 -175.00
ES_F short 0937 2803.75 0949 2801 2.75 137.50
NQ_F long 1031 7392.75 1054 7387.5 -5.25 -105.00
NQ_F short 0930 7394.5 0949 7394.75 -0.25 -5.00
YM_F long 1447 25002 1513 25019 17.00 85.00
YM_F short 0937 25017 0952 25004 13.00 65.00
Total: 23.84 92.50