I hope everyone had a nice holiday weekend!
Even though the U.S. stock market is closed, futures and international markets are still open and their trading action will still have an impact on the stocks we trade — and more in Monday’s stock market recap.
When I sat down to film this video, the E-mini Dow and Nasdaq were up about 154 and 83 points, respectively. If there aren’t any major wrinkles or surprises over the next 24 hours or so, markets should open up higher on Tuesday…
Which would be great following last week’s tumultuous trading action…
The best part is that the iShares 20-Plus Year Treasury Bond ETF (Nasdaq: TLT), which is still trading sideways, isn’t putting as much pressure on stock right now as it has the past several months. In other words, it looks like things are overdone for the time being and that the market should start moving up from here.
In this morning’s stock market recap video, I’ll show you what to expect from stocks this week… why small-cap stocks are losing less value than large caps… why bonds are moving less directionally… why defensive stocks are starting to break down… the biggest Federal Reserve report on the table… a deep dive into market levels and internals… and what to expect from stocks this week.
Don’t forget to like and subscribe to our YouTube channel if you haven’t already so you can be notified as soon as we post our next video and see what other trade opportunities we’re paying close attention to!
P.S. I uncovered 64 secret market patterns that date back to the 18th century about six months ago through one of my most trusted backtesting systems…
These patterns were created to lead price action and predict explosive moves before they occur. So I set out to refine them by unleashing the most powerful algorithms of today’s computer age…
I had one goal, and one goal only…
Isolate the top patterns with as close to a 100% win rate as possible… But what I uncovered during the testing process shocked me to my core.
Not only did I stumble across a brand-new way to trade stocks…
But I uncovered proof that what’s being taught on Wall Street about these little-known patterns is completely false!
P.P.S. When it comes to trading, every second counts. And in choppy markets like these, often driven by headlines, stocks can make big moves in a flash.
That’s why I want you to get my latest trading ideas and market updates as fast as possible. So I’m rolling out an all-new option for my students to receive trade alerts with Telegram!
Telegram allows me to get trade ideas, videos and watchlists to you in a matter of seconds.
Check out this short article we put together with instructions on how to download telegram and access my private channel. Go here to get the details.
Stock Market Recap: By the Numbers
This morning’s stock market futures recap:
- Close: 29,888.78.
- Futures: 30,025.
- Change: +160.
S&P 500 (mini)
- Close: 3,674.84.
- Futures: 3,702.
- Change: +26.25.
- Close: 11,265.99.
- Futures: 11,368.
- Change: +71.25.
- Close: 1,665.69.
- Futures: 1,676.5.
- Change: +11.4.
Note: Updated as of 9:17 a.m. EDT.
To kick off the week, each Monday video will outline my weekly outlook and any actionable announcements, news or catalysts I’m watching. I’ll also outline exactly which opportunities I expect to unfold in the coming five trading days, so check out this short video for more information!
Need help understanding some basics that we discuss frequently? Check out some of our educational pieces to help get yourself up to speed! Have a question or a topic you’d like us to explain in a future article? Send your thoughts to firstname.lastname@example.org!
- What Is the Dow and How Does It Work?
- A Beginner’s Guide to the Nasdaq and How to Trade It
- What Companies Make up the S&P 500 and How Can I Trade It?
- What Is the VIX? Understanding Stock Market Volatility
- A Beginner’s Guide to Stock Sector Analysis and Relative Strength
- How to Pick Winning Stocks With Simple Market Analysis Tools
Check back each morning for the Roger Scott newsletter and the most important news and numbers in the WealthPress stock market recap.