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The charts, graphs and comments in my Trading Blog represent my technical analysis and observations of a variety of world markets...
* Major World Market Indices * Futures Markets * U.S. Sectors and ETFs * Commodities * U.S. Bonds * Forex

DISCLAIMER: All the information contained within my posts are my opinions only and none of it may be construed as financial or trading advice...
please read my full Disclaimer at this link.

Dots

...If the dots don't connect, gather more dots until they do...

Crocuses

Crocuses

Events

UPCOMING (MAJOR) U.S. ECONOMIC EVENTS...
* Mon. Feb. 19 ~ U.S. markets closed for Presidents Day Holiday
* Wed. Feb. 21 @ 2:00 pm ET ~ FOMC Meeting Minutes
* Wed. Mar. 7 @ 2:00 pm ET ~ Beige Book Report
* Fri. Mar. 9 @ 8:30 am ET ~ Employment Data
* Tues. Mar. 13 @ 8:30 am ET ~ MoM & YoY CPI & Core CPI Data
* Wed. March 21 @ 2:00 pm ET ~ FOMC Announcement + FOMC Forecasts + @ 2:30 pm ET ~ Fed Chair Press Conference
* Wed. May 2 @ 2:00 pm ET ~ FOMC Announcement
*** Click here for link to Economic Calendars for all upcoming events

Real-Time Charts

Real-time streaming chart (Investing.com):
  • type in a ticker symbol to view your chart and select a timeframe, etc. (right click on chart for more options)
  • note the drop-down menu that appears automatically beneath (when you begin to type in your symbol) for a variety of categories and symbols...you can either click on anyone of those symbols, or continue typing yours
  • click and drag on the chart to move it forward or backward
  • use the mouse roller to increase or decrease the timeline shown on the chart



N.B.  Links to real-time streaming data:

N.B.   Chart Symbols:
  • BITCOIN ➔ BTC/USD
  • CBOE BITCOIN Futures  XBT
  • CME BITCOIN Futures  BRR
  • Dow 30 Futures ➔ US30
  • S&P 500 Futures ➔ CME:US500
  • Nasdaq 100 Futures ➔ USTEC
  • Russell 2000 Futures ➔ ICE:US2000
  • CBOE Volatility Index ➔ VIX
  • S&P 500 VIX Futures ➔ VX
  • iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN ➔ VXX
  • CBOE Vix Volatility ➔ VVIX
  • Dow 30 Index ➔ DJI
  • S&P 500 Index ➔ US500
  • Nasdaq Composite Index ➔ IXIC
  • Russell 2000 Index ➔ US2000
  • 10 Year Treasury Yields ➔ US10YT
  • Gold Futures ➔ GC
  • WTIC Crude Oil ➔ CL
  • US $ Index ➔ DX
  • MSCI World Index ➔ MIWO00000PUS
  • FAANGs + 5 3x Leveraged ETN ➔ FNGU
  • FAANGs + 5 3x Inverse Leveraged ETN ➔ FNGD