This commentary will focus on the first 60-90 minutes after the Opening Bell. However, our strategies can and will provide setups the entire trading day.

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Pre-Market Analysis:

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So we watched our ES 5 Minute Complete rules and Market Cycle Analysis conditions for evidence of setups from Candlestick analysis, chart formations and patterns and price action.

Similar to yesterday, overnight price action continued to remain slightly near the intraday lows after a huge sell-off during normal trading hours. With price action finding minor support during after hours and forming an ascending flag pattern, we clearly see the 20MA converging below the 200MA as we moved dramatically lower. Pre-market price action retested the minor support with a 2X bottom.

Volatility continues to be extremely high with excessive intraday ranges.

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Price action was very choppy and consolidating around the opening bell and the 20 MA so we decided to sit on hands and protect our profits for the week.    

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For ultra-aggressive traders, during the first-hour session, there were at no aggressive entries that could lead to quick small profits.

For traders focused on higher quality trading, there were no good candlestick or chart pattern setups for quick profits.

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