S&P futures unchanged @ 1518.50 while HLF share rise to 45
|5 min ES|
Ahead of the three day weekend the ES futures are lower by 0.75 points to 1517.75 with support at 1514.50. Nothing much beyond some currency movement happened overnight which helped carry bonds into highs and aud/jpy into lows as the yen strengthened overnight.
The Euro is lower after popping and dropping from over 1.3375 down to 1.3308 up to 1.3356, quite a bit of movement especially considering how far the euro has fallen in the past couple days. Under 1.33 6E its lights out.
The DX is higher by 6 cents to 80.61 slightly off the high of 80.65 after moving higher all night/morning in typical fashion with 80.50 as support 80.70 resistance. Bonds of course are higher, they never fall always a buyer.
|5 min ZB|
ZB is higher to 143’18 with the high being 143’30 to watch for buy stops over. Support to watch is 143’14 as that is uptrending support covering with price.
The NQ is higher by 0.75 points to 2768 with the low to watch for sell stops under 2761.50, the price is still stuck to that Cyan line i mentioned wednesday. Resistance is 2770, over that 2780-2800.
|5 min NQ|
Crude oil futures are lower to 97.12 a decline of 0.80 percent with 97.20 as suport, the contract is now the June contract with the roll coming up in about a week volume is shifting over. The june contract has seen selling all night since it traded over 98 briefly. under 97 its back to 96 if 96.90 fails.
|GC 5 min|
As of this writing gold futures are down 14.50 points to 1621 after the 1630 then 1625 both failed into a cascade to where we have a low now @ 1620.20. Over 1630 squeeze under 1620 puts lower to a round number maybe 1610-1600.
Copper has done nothing but chop in a 3.75 -3.745 range for the past 48 hours, nothing is different today.. Currently HG it is up 0.12% to 3.742
Shares of BBRY are higher to 15.50 after trading as high as 15.64 yesterday after hours. Looking for a move into 16 if the range can hold off the open, but likely we will see profit taking before anymore of a move higher as this overnight run has been substantial.
Apple shares are lightly bid over 468, up from 466.59 close Thursday, does not look thrilling and probably will not be in play again today, just chop.
Watch shares of GWW over 226.54 for a move into 230-235.. under 225 it 220.
Shares of FCX are lower primarily do to metals market weakness. currently its @ 35.35 support 35.20.
Shares of HLF are higher to 45 a share after Icahn announces stake. The after market high is 49.35 up from a 38.27 close Thursday.