Weekend Stock Market Outlook
Stock Market Outlook For The Week of
September 15th = Uptrend
ADX Directional Indicators: Uptrend
Price & Volume Action: Uptrend
Objective Elliott Wave Analysis: Uptrend
The stock market outlook remains in an uptrend; no change in the three signals (ADX, Price & Volume, and OEW
One wildcard heading into the open this week is market's reaction to the attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities this weekend.
2019-09-15 - SPX Trendline Analysis - Daily
The S&P500 ($SPX) continues to trade above its 50-day moving average. Prices hit ~3021, just shy of the all time high, before heading lower during the week. Trading volume also picked up. ~3028 remains the ceiling for now.
2019-09-15- SPX Trendline Analysis - Weekly
The U.S. Federal Reserve will try to thread the needle this week, when it gives its next policy statement on Wednesday. Several inflation indicators came in higher last week and U.S. macroeconomic data remains positive. On the flip side, economic data in the rest of the world continues to weaken.
The European Central Bank cut interest rates last Thursday, and plans to restart stimulus programs. Both could weaken the euro against the dollar and drive up the price of U.S. exports.
Fed watchers expect a quarter-point rate cut, but just as important will be the commentary that goes along with it. Be too aggressive and risk signaling that the economy is weaker than the current US macro data suggests. Be too stoic and risk weakening the future macro data (not to mention a tweet-storm from President Trump).
Best to your week!
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