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.

Price action re-opened Sunday afternoon and consolidated sideways and around the 20MA. The multiple day momentum continues to be in a slightly upwards mini market cycle phase 2 after recent price action retested the all-time high area and prior resistance. The 20MA continues to converge upwards and slightly above the 200MA heading into the opening bell.

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After the opening bell, price action consolidated sideways with very little momentum in any direction. We decided to sit on hands and wait for more favorable market conditions and more weight-of-evidence.   

Mini Market Cycles Analysis: