Yesterday, the Federal Reserve raised its target rate range by another 0.75%…
This was the third rate hike of this magnitude this year, and it looks like rates will continue to rise until inflation is under control.
This tightening of monetary policy is hitting the markets hard again this week, and that’s keeping the S&P 500 (ES) futures market stuck in its down trend.
So today, let’s look at the ES and see where we’re expecting it to move next…
ES Still Trending Lower
Here’s how the chart is shaping up and how we see the market developing…
The RTY daily time frame is in a down trend. The market is making lower lows and lower highs.
The market has a down Fibonacci with an extension price point 3,609.00, about -1,174 ticks below the market.
It will be a good idea to turn to the one hour time frame and look for high prices in the sell zone.
The Bottom Line
There are multiple ways to trade the futures, stock and other markets. We can trade the indexes, both up and down, as well as individual stocks…
But my colleague and stock trading pro Ross Givens has come up with some incredible strategies of his own that continue to impress.
If you’re interested, check out the important P.S. below…
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Keep on trading,
P.S. My colleague and expert stock trader Ross Givens is continuing to work on many of his strategies and his overall research.
And in particular, he has some great “stealth” trading ideas that the market is missing… but you don’t have to.