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Pre-Market Indicators October 12th, 2012

Good Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are strikingly balanced, Equity at .65. It has been lower 39.69% of the time, and Index at 1.14 which only has been lower 29.54% of the time since June 2011.

The markets look green, and feel flat.

On tap: PPI, Core PPI, Michigan Sentiment, Treasury Budget.

  • EURUSD (1.2914) + 0.31%
  • Gold (GC)  + 0.41%
  • Oil (CL) + 1.00%
  • S&P (ES)  + 0.37%
  • CAC40 + 0.65% 
  • FTSE + 0.53%
  • Asia (NKD) + 0.47%
  • Copper (HG) + 0.73%
  • Silver (SI) + 0.48%
  • VIX: Close 16.29
Pre-Market Indicators - PMI111012

Pre-Market Indicators October 11th, 2012

Good Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are still interestingly divergent, Equity at .71. It has been lower 63.89% of the time, and Index at 1.02 which only has been lower 14.51% of the time since June 2011.

The markets look green, and feel green.

On tap: Initial Claims, Continuing Claims, Trade Balance, Export Prices ex-ag, Import Prices ex-oil and Crude Inventories.

  • EURUSD (1.2914) + 0.31%
  • Gold (GC)  + 0.41%
  • Oil (CL) + 1.00%
  • S&P (ES)  + 0.37%
  • CAC40 + 0.65% 
  • FTSE + 0.53%
  • Asia (NKD) + 0.47%
  • Copper (HG) + 0.73%
  • Silver (SI) + 0.48%
  • VIX: Close 16.29

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Pre-Market Indicators - PMI101012

Pre-Market Indicators October 10th, 2012

Good Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are interestingly divergent, Equity at .73. It has been lower 70.59% of the time, and Index at 1.07 which only has been lower 18.58% of the time since June 2011.

The markets look red, and feels weak.

On tap: MBA Mortgage Index, Wholesale Inventories, Treasury Budget and the Fed’s Beige Book.

  • EURUSD (1.2868) + 0.01%
  • Gold (GC)  – 0.19%
  • Oil (CL)  0.01%
  • S&P (ES)   0.02%
  • CAC40 – 0.07% 
  • FTSE  0.34%
  • Asia (NKD)  1.09%
  • Copper (HG) + 0.03%
  • Silver (SI) – 0.19%
  • VIX: Close 16.37

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Pre-Market Indicators - PMI091012

Pre-Market Indicators October 9th, 2012

Good Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are new-normal, Equity at .55. It has been lower 8.39% of the time, and Index at 1.28 which has been lower 44.72% of the time since June 2011.

The markets look flat, and feel flat to green, with earnings season kicking off and Angela in Greece.

On tap: nada

  • EURUSD (1.2951) – 0.13%
  • Gold (GC)  + 0.10%
  • Oil (CL) + 0.95%
  • S&P (ES)  + 0.17%
  • CAC40 + 0.28% 
  • FTSE  0.22%
  • Asia (NKD)  0.85%
  • Copper (HG) + 0.36%
  • Silver (SI) + 0.13%
  • VIX: Close 15.11

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Pre-Market Indicators - PMI081012

Pre Market Indicators October 8th, 2012

Good Monday Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are low-new-normal, Equity at .67. It has been lower 48.60% of the time, and Index at 1.03 which has been lower 14.95% of the time since June 2011.

The markets look red, and feel red with no headline movers on tap.

On tap: nada

  • EURUSD (1.2947)  0.67%
  • Gold (GC)   0.59%
  • Oil (CL)  1.57%
  • S&P (ES)  – 0.43%
  • CAC40 – 1.24% 
  • FTSE  0.56%
  • Asia (NKD)  1.18%
  • Copper (HG) – 1.68%
  • Silver (SI) – 1.95%
  • VIX: Close 14.33

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Pre-Market Indicators - PMI051012

Pre-Market Indicators October 5th, 2012

Good Friday Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are low-new-normal, Equity at .58. It has been lower 15.94% of the time, and Index at 1.12 which has been lower 26.25% of the time since June 2011.

The markets looks green, and feel flat, waiting the headline mover, Unemployment Rate.

On tap: Nonfarm Payrolls, Unemployment Rate, Hourly Earnings, Consumer Credit, Average Workweek

  • EURUSD (1.3012)  0.03%
  • Gold (GC)  – 0.13%
  • Oil (CL) – 0.96%
  • S&P (ES)  + 0.15%
  • CAC40 + 1.04% 
  • FTSE + 0.59%
  • Asia (NKD) + 0.34%
  • Copper (HG) – 0.07%
  • Silver (SI)  0.24%
  • VIX: Close 14.55

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Pre-Market Indicators - PMI011012

Pre-Market Indicators October 1st, 2012

Good Monday Morning NY.

The CBOE Equity and Index put-call ratios are updated, here. The ratios are divergent, Equity at .76. It has been lower 78% of the time, and Index at .94 which has been lower only 10% of the time since June 2011.

The markets looks green, but feels flat, as if we might be finding a range, 1425 – 1460 perhaps.

On tap: ISM Index and Construction Spending.

  • EURUSD (1.2931) + 0.22%
  • Gold Futures (GC)  + 0.24%
  • Oil Futures(CL)  0.17%
  • S&P Futures (ES)  + 0.44%
  • CAC40 + 1.54% 
  • FTSE + 1.14%
  • Asia (NKD)  0.34%
  • Copper Futures (HG) – 0.03%
  • Silver Futures (SI) + 0.90%
  • VIX: Close 15.73

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