Index Support and Resistance for Friday, 4/29/2016

Below you will find the Index Support and Resistance for Friday, 4/29/2016 as calculated from the changes in Index points through Thursday, 4/28/2016’s close.   Amazon  (AMZN) and Facebook (FB) … both had great earnings reports.

Index chart 20160428

Index performance Thursday, 4/28/2016
  • Dow Jones    17,830.76  -210.79  (-1.17%)    (chart: blue)
  • Nasdaq        4,805.29   -57.85  (-1.19%)    (chart: gold)
  • S&P 500       2,075.81   -19.34  (-0.92%)    (chart:  red)
  •   ——————————————-
  • Rus 1k (RUI)  1,149.57   -10.95  (-0.94%)
  • Rus 2k (RUT)  1,140.40   -13.75  (-1.19%)
  • Rus 3k (RUA)  1,223.86   -11.89  (-0.96%)
  • CBOE (TNX)       18.38    -0.22  (-1.18%)
  • Volatility(VIX)  15.22    +1.45 (+10.53%)
 I. a. Select stocks of interest, from Thursday, 4/28/2016
  • AAPL      94.83  -2.99 (-3.06%)   After Hours: .. 95.09  +0.26  (+0.27%)
  • AMZN  602.00  -4.57 (-0.75%)    After Hours:  678.00 +76.00 (+12.62%)
  • C  ……    46.74  -0.54 (-1.15%)
  • CHK ….    6.78  -0.36 (-4.97%)   After Hours:       6.90  +0.12  (+1.69%)
  • FB …..   116.73  +7.84 (+7.20%)   After Hours:  117.80  +1.07  (+0.92%)
  • GE …..    30.91  -0.02 (-0.06%)   After Hours:    30.92  +0.01  (+0.03%)
  • JCP ……    9.65  +0.02 (+0.26%)   After Hours:     9.68  +0.03  (+0.26%)
  • MPC …   40.98  -0.39 (-0.94%)
  • MU …..    11.62  +0.06 (+0.52%)   After Hours:    11.71  +0.09  (+0.77%)
  • VRNG …   1.95  +0.07 (+3.72%)
  • VZ  …..   51.03  -0.67 (-1.29%)   After Hours:     51.02 -0.01 (-0.03%)
 I. b. Sector summary from Thursday, 4/28/2016
Sector Change +/-% (best (or least worst) to worst)
  • Non-Cyclical Cons. Goods …………. +0.28% 
  • Basic Materials ……………… -0.01% 
  • Utilities ……………………….. -0.21%   
  • Healthcare …………………… -0.56%  
  • Telecommunications Srvcs ……. -0.89%  
  • Industrials ……………………. -0.90% 
  • Energy …………………………. -1.11%    
  • Financials …………………….. -1.19%  
  • Cyclical Cons. Goods ……….. -1.27% 
  • Technology …………………… -1.95% 
 II. Bonds, and/or Currencies, and/or Commodities from Thursday, 4/28/2016
  II. a.  USA  Bonds
  • 3 Month  0.18%  -0.03 (-14.29%)
  • 6 Month  0.38%  +0.02 (5.56%)
  •  2 Year  0.77%  -0.04 (-4.94%)
  •  5 Year  1.28%  -0.04 (-3.03%)
  • 10 Year  1.82%  -0.04 (-2.15%)
  • 30 Year  2.68%  -0.03 (-1.11%)
II. b.   US Energy Information Administration   (US EIA)

For both Bulls and Bears:

current XLE quote (Reuters) and more

Related previous XLE analysis:

SELECT SECTOR SPDR ENERGY FUND (XLE) (d-w-m) (p2)

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 III.  Index Support and Resistance for Friday, 4/29/2016
 Below you will find the 52 week performance, and the Year-to-Date (YTD) performance to the selected indexes.  See Section V.  Index: 52week High,  52week Low, (Close 12/31/2015) to track changes in this info.  See the 200 day simple moving average (SMA) calculations added to those of the CBOE Interest Rate 10 Year T Note (INDEX CBOE: TNX).  For tracking the day’s action, here are the Pivot Points, Support points, Resistance points,  and the 50 day simple moving averages (sma),  for the DJIA, the NasdaqComp, the S&P 500, the Russell’s 1000, 2000, 3000, the CBOE Interest Rate 10 Year T Note (INDEX CBOE: TNX), as well as the Volatility Index (VIX) for the S&P500.
:: If the related index, or stock, is above the pivot point, the pivot point is both support, and an indication that Mr. & Ms. Fickle Markets are Bullish.
:: If the related Index, or stock, is below the pivot point, then the pivot point represents resistance, as well as an indication that Mr. & Ms. Fickle Markets are Bearish.
:: Please Note: ALL projections are for reference only as they can be easily exceeded, up or down, by Mr. & Ms. Fickle Markets.
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( 1) For the DJIA (INDEX DJX: .DJI) (ETF: DIA)
Closed 4/28 down  @  17,830.76  -210.79  (-1.17%) (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)   17887.68
  •   Support (s1)  17739.63       Support (s2)   17648.50
  •   Resistance (r1)   17978.81   Resistance (r2)   18126.86
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):    17396.04       (uptrend  3/16)
  •   52 week performance  -1.14%  YTD performance  +2.33%
( 2) For the Nasdaq Comp (INDEX NASDAQ: .IXIC) (ETF: QQQ)
Closed 4/28 down  @   4,805.29   -57.85  (-1.19%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)  4830.26
  •   Support (s1)   4771.35      Support (s2)  4737.42
  •   Resistance (r1)  4864.19    Resistance (r2)  4923.10
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  4777.96          (uptrend  3/21)
  •   52 week performance  -2.75%   YTD performance -4.04%
( 3) For the S&P 500 (INDEX SP: .INX) (ETF: SPY)
Closed 4/28 down  @  2,075.81   -19.34  (-0.92%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)  2082.24
  •   Support (s1)  2065.19        Support (s2)  2054.56
  •   Resistance (r1)  2092.87     Resistance (r2)  2109.92
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  2029.36         (uptrend  3/16)
  •   52 week performance  -0.47%  YTD performance  +1.56%
( 4) For the Russell 1000 (INDEX RUSSELL: RUI) (ETF: IWD)
Closed 4/28 down  @  1,149.57   -10.95  (-0.94%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)   1153.20
  •   Support (s1)  1143.72      Support (s2)  1137.88
  •   Resistance (r1)  1159.04   Resistance (r2)  1168.52
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  1121.34          (uptrend  3/16)
  •   52 week performance  -2.26%  YTD performance  +1.56%
( 5) For the Russell 2000 (INDEX RUSSELL: RUT) (ETF: IWM)
Closed 4/28 down  @  1,140.40   -13.75  (-1.19%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)  1144.88
  •   Support (s1)   1134.22      Support (s2)   1128.03
  •   Resistance (r1)  1151.07    Resistance (r2)  1161.73
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  1090.38          (uptrend  3/18)
  •   52 week performance  -6.53%   YTD performance   +0.40%
( 6) For the Russell 3000 (INDEX RUSSELL: RUA)
Closed 4/28 down   @  1,223.86   -11.89  (-0.96%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)   1227.79
  •   Support (s1)   1217.61     Support (s2)  1211.36
  •   Resistance (r1)  1234.04   Resistance (r2)  1244.22
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):   1189.92          (uptrend  3/16)
  •   52 week performance   -2.67%    YTD performance  +1.47%
( 7) For the CBOE Interest Rate 10 Year T Note (INDEX CBOE: TNX)
Closed 4/28 down  @   18.38    -0.22  (-1.18%)  (below 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)    18.49
  •   Support (s1)    18.26      Support (s2)  18.14
  •   Resistance (r1)  18.61     Resistance (r2)  18.84
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  18.27          (uptrend  4/21)
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 200)  20.94
  •   :: Close (79 days) above/below (+/-) sma200  (-2.564) (-12.243%)
  •   :: 52 week performance  -10.17%   YTD performance -19.00%
( 8) For the Volatility S&P500 (INDEX CBOE: VIX)
Closed 4/28 up   @  15.22    +1.45 (+10.53%) (above 4/29 PP)
  •   :: Pivot point (PP)    14.71
  •   Support (s1)    13.81      Support (s2)   12.40
  •   Resistance (r1)  16.12     Resistance (r2)  17.02
  •   Simple Moving Average (Close 50):  15.80
  •   :: 52 week performance   +19.84%   YTD performance  -16.42%
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 IV.  Index “projected” Highs and Lows for Friday, 4/29/2016
  • Index,  :: Projected High,  Projected Low
  •   Dow Jones …. 17933.25  …  17694.07
  •   Nasdaq……..  4847.23  …   4754.39
  •   S&P 500 ……  2087.56  …   2059.88
  •   Russell 1000 .  1156.12  …   1140.80
  •   Russell 2000 .  1147.98  …   1131.13
  •   Russell 3000 .  1230.92  …   1214.49
  •   CBOE TNX ……   18.55  …     18.20
  •   Volatility …    16.57  …     14.26
 V.  Index: 52week High,  52week Low, (Close 12/31/15)
  • Dow Jones ..  18351.36 ..  15370.33 .. (17425.03)  n/c
  • Nasdaq …..   5231.94 ..   4209.76 ..  (5007.41)  n/c
  • S&P 500 ….   2134.72 ..   1810.10 ..  (2043.94)  n/c
  •   ——————————————-
  • Rus 1k (RUI)   1191.59 ..    995.55 ..  (1069.65)  n/c
  • Rus 2k (RUT)   1296.00 ..    943.10 ..  (1135.89)  n/c
  • Rus 3k (RUA)   1275.89 ..   1056.45 ..  (1206.10)  n/c
  • CBOE (TNX) ….. 24.89 …    15.67  ..   (22.69)  n/c
  • Volatility(VIX)  53.29 …    10.88  ..   (18.21)  n/c
  •    —     —     —     —     —     —
  •     n/c* = no change
——  Monday, 4/25/2016 thru Friday 4/29/2016  ——-

 

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