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...an expanded version of the "Observations" section in my private Daily Trading Journal.

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Thursday, 17 November 2011

Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index

The monthly Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index data released at 10:00 a.m. today showed a drop from 8.7 to 3.6 as shown on the graph below...levels seen in 2007.


Here's how the YM, ES, NQ & TF responded:


Go figure...