With the positive week, both the DOW and S&P 500 joined the NASDAQ with new green weekly Trade Triangles indicating that a long position is in order for the market. With the new green weekly Trade Triangles, all three indexes now have Chart Analysis Scores of +100, with green Trade Triangles across the board.
The DOW jumped +3.2% for the week and posted its biggest one-week gain since August erasing the steep September losses that the market endured. The S&P 500 and NASDAQ were up +3.8% and +4.5%, respectively. Both indexes had their biggest one-week gain since early July of this year.
The only instrument that we track on a weekly level to have a losing week was the Dollar Index, which lost -.85% on the week remaining in a sidelines position and succumbing to a rise in the precious metals where gold had back to back weekly gains with a gain of +1.7%. However, it's still trading below the 1,950 level and remains in a sidelines position with a Chart Analysis Score of +75.
Crude oil bounced back from last week's -7% loss with a weekly gain of +9.6%. However, the Chart Analysis Score for oil remains in the sidelines position with a score of +65.
Bitcoin triggered a new green weekly Trade Triangle at 11,183.01, pushing the Chart Analysis Score to +100 with green Trade Triangles across the board. As it stands right now, Bitcoin has a weekly gain of +7.7%.
Key Levels To Watch Next Week:
- S&P 500 (CME:SP500): 3,209.45
- Dow (INDEX:DJI): 26,537.01
- NASDAQ (NASDAQ:COMP): 10,519.49
- U.S. Dollar (ICE:DX): 92.74
- Gold (NYMEX:GC.Z20): 1,886.90
- Crude Oil (NYMEX:CL.X20): 39.76
- Bitcoin (BITCOIN:BITSTAMPUSD): 10,138.30