Renewed Appetite for Risk Leads to Higher E-mini S&P 500
The December E-mini S&P 500 is trading in a narrow range overnight after Irish debt worries dragged down the market on Tuesday. Traders seem to be waiting for news from Brussels where officials from the European Union, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank are meeting to come up with a solution for the country’s continuing banking sector risks.
E-Mini S&P Forms Weekly Reversal Top; Move Downside Indicated.
The shedding of risky assets put downside pressure on the December E-mini S&P 500 this week, leading to the formation of a closing price reversal top. This pattern often leads to the start of a 2 to 3 week break of about 50% of the last rally. A move through 1191.50 is needed to confirm the reversal top; otherwise it could go into sideways mode.
E-mini S&P 500 Finishes Lower in Light Trade; Watch for Weekly Reversal Top
Downside pressure continued to mount on the December E-mini S&P 500 overnight as traders continued to shed risky assets amid speculation of debt woes in the Euro Zone. Without major economic releases to follow and a Treasury Bond market to lean on because of the U.S. Veteran’s Day holiday, thin market conditions and low volume could lead to volatility.