Data and Daily Pivots for 12-16

Today’s data at 7:30 will be Nov. Housing Starts, expected at 1.141 M (from 1 060 M), Housing Permits, expected at 1.146 M (from 1.150 M), at 8:15 will be Nov. Industrial Production, expected – .2 %, Capacity Utilization, expected – .1 to 77.4, Mfg. expected + .1 %, at 8:45 will be the Dec. PMI Services Flash, expected at 52.8 (from 52.6), at 9:30 will be the weekly energy stocks from the EIA, crude expected – 500 K, gasoline expected + 1.7 M, distillates expected + 1.0 M. The FOMC meeting ends today with a policy announcement and forecast at 1:00 and a press conference at 1:30. Today is expiration for Jan. crude oil options.

 

 

Market ESH YMH NQH 6EH ZBH ZNH
16-Dec mini sp mini dow mini nas euro bond ten yr
Daily
High 2045.75 17550 463300 11088 155 30/32 126 19/32
Low 2010.00 17259 456050 10933 153 30/32 125 29/32
Close 2037.00 17470 460100 11027 155 14/32 126 13/32
Resist 2103.6 18021 475031 11339 159  6/32 127 23/32
Resist 2081.5 17841 470550 11243 157 30/32 127  9/32
Resist 2067.8 17730 467781 11184 157  6/32 127  1/32
Resist** 2066.7 17717 467067 11171 157  3/32 127
Resist 2051.8 17594 463583 11099 156  9/32 126 22/32
Pivot 2030.9 17426 459817 11016 155  3/32 126 10/32
Mid Point* -2027.9 -17405 -459675 -11011 -154 30/32 -126  8/32
Support 2016.1 17303 456333 10944 154  9/32 126
Support** 1995.2 17135 452567 10861 153  3/32 125 20/32
Support 1987.9 17079 451570 10837 152 22/32 125 15/32
Support 1974.3 16968 448800 10778 151 30/32 125  7/32
Support 1952.2 16788 444320 10682 150 22/32 124 25/32

 

 

Market GCG HGH CLF NGF ZCH ZSF ZWH
16-Dec gold copper crude natgas corn soybean wheat
Daily
High 1067.90 21170 3788 1905 37950 87750 49800
Low 1057.40 20480 3603 1818 37575 86650 48625
Close 1061.60 20565 3735 1822 37725 86725 49425
Resist 1084.9 22286 4087 2046 38557 89530 51701
Resist 1078.4 21860 3973 1992 38325 88850 50975
Resist 1074.4 21596 3902 1959 38182 88430 50526
Resist** 1072.8 21428 3894 1935 38125 88142 50458
Resist 1067.2 20997 3814 1879 37925 87433 49942
Pivot 1062.3 20738 3709 1848 37750 87042 49283
Mid Point* -1062.7 -20825 -3696 -1862 -37763 -87200 -49213
Support 1056.7 20307 3629 1792 37550 86333 48767
Support** 1051.8 20048 3524 1761 37375 85942 48108
Support 1050.9 20054 3489 1764 37343 85970 47899
Support 1046.9 19790 3418 1731 37200 85550 47450
Support 1040.4 19364 3304 1677 36968 84870 46724

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Frank Lesh

About Frank Lesh

Frank Lesh started his career in the Future’s industry in 1986. Prior to joining FuturePath Trading in 2005, he had worked for some of the most prominent trading firms including Rosenthal and Rand Financial. As Vice President of Sales, Frank has dedicated himself to providing specialized service to all types’ clients including commercial hedgers, institutional interests and individual traders. Because of his wide range of skills and experience, Frank has been a sought after market expert, providing commentary on TV and in print media for the following: Bloomberg, CME Group, CNN, Dow Jones Newswires, Fox Business, Reuters, Nikkei America, and The Wall St. Journal. He can be seen as a frequent guest of Rick Santelli on CNBC Business News. Frank takes a very hands on approach to his clients and carefully researches many fundamental and technical factors that may impact their trading. Frank says. “I’ve made my home here at FuturePath for the last 9 years because I have access to the technology and support services that I need. I have the resources at my disposal that allow me to offer my clients the exceptional service they deserve, multiple clearing firms to pick from, and a variety of trading software programs including FuturePath’s own PhotonTrader, one of the best platforms in the industry.”