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The major indexes spent the entire session today in negative territory and saw the selling pick up during the last hour of trading.
Like in yesterday's session the Nasdaq Composite performed the worst finishing down 2.6% along with Semiconductor stocks down 3.4%.
The DJIA and SP 500 did not perform much better down 2.2% and 2.5%, respectively.
Monday, September 26, 2011 Stock Market Performance
•Stocks bounced between gains and losses early in today's session but by the close the major indexes rose at least 1.4% each.
•SP 500 $SPX $SPY support/resistance moved up from 1,130 to 1,154 and 1,150 to 1,165.
•Support/resistance on the Nasdaq Composite $COMPX $QQQ rose to 2,483 from 2,470 and 2,536 from 2,483.
•Semiconductor Index $SOX $SMH lagged down 0.1%.
Friday, September 23, 2011 Stock Market Performance
•After yesterday's brutal sell-off stocks rose with the indices gaining at least 0.4% today palpable to the prior session's losses.
•The broader SP 500 $SPX $SPY support level moved up slightly from 1,128 to 1,130 while resistance remains the same at 1,150.
•The support/resistance levels for the Nasdaq Composite $COMPX $QQQ moved higher from 2,381 to 2,470 and from 2,468 to 2,483.
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 Stock Market Performance
•Stock sold off hard with major indexes down at least 2% each.
•SP 500 $SPX $SPY support/resistance moved down from 1,199 to 1,165 and 1,204 to 1,173.
•Nasdaq Composite $COMPX $QQQ support moved lower from 2,580 to 2,531 (21 day moving average)-resistance moved lower from 2,598 to 2,549.
•SP 500 is once again below its moving averages (21, 50, 200).
Tuesday, September 20, 2011 Stock Market Performance
•Major indexes were up at least 1.1% each but reversed course and gave up their gains finishing in a range up 0.1% to down 0.9%.
•SP 500 $SPX $SPY support/resistance moved down from 1,204 to 1,199 and 1,217 to 1,204.
•Nasdaq Composite $COMPX $QQQ support moved lower from 2,602 to 2,580 and resistance moved lower from 2,616 to 2,598.
The stock market direction action from today resulted in a mixed bag for the major indexes support/resistance levels...For the DJIA (DIA) (12,570/12,583) the support/resistance levels are slightly lower, support is the same and resistance down 3 points on the S&P 500 (SPY) (1,336/1,340), support/resistance for the Nasdaq Composite (QQQ) (2,823/2,834) is actually higher...From a technical perspecti
DJIA (DIA), S&P 500 (SPY), and Nasdaq Composite (QQQ) finish with gains of at least 1%...Looks like we might have gotten an improvement in volume thanks to the 2.5% gain in the Semis on strong volume...Keeping with the current market trend we are raising the support/resistance levels on the DJIA (12,391/12,427), S&P 500 (1,317/1,331), and Nasdaq Composite (2,766/2,799)...All 9 market sectors were