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Uncertain Markets: Tuesday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 22, 2017

Markets are oscillating back and forth as a battle continues to wage between the bulls and the bears. Who's going to win out?

Senior Performance Coach John Hoagland takes a look at the E-Mini S&P ($ESU7), Gold ($GCZ7), Crude Oil ($CLV7) and Soybeans ($ZSX7) to figure out where important levels are and what side may win out.

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Buy the Dip vs. Bigger Correction: Monday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 21, 2017

Time to shake off that case of the Monday's and get back into markets. As we open the week, it's unclear whether last week's sharp decline in equities will continue or whether this will prove to be another dip that investors buy. 

Below, watch Senior Performance Coach John Hoagland take a look at futures markets to identify important levels in the E-Mini S&P ($ESU7), Gold ($GCZ7), Crude Oil ($CLV7) and Soybeans ($ZSX7). 

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Topics: Market Updates

Re-Entering Markets After a Setback - Coach's Playbook

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 19, 2017

When trading is not working, it's demoralizing. How do you know if you are taking a step back to get clear head or if you're succumbing to fear? TopstepTrader's Performance Coaches give you insight on how to smartly step away from markets and what to do when you return. 

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Topics: Market Updates

Mastering the Pre-Trade Checklist - Trader Behavior

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 18, 2017

Routines are important. The traders that do the same thing each day and before they enter trades tend to be the most consistent traders. 

TopstepTrader's Founder and CVO Michael Patak joins Senior Performance Coach John Hoagland to talk about what goes into a good trading routine - both before the day starts and before you enter each trade. 

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Topics: Market Updates

Is This the Big Sell Off? Friday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 18, 2017

Every equity market sell off has been met with people eager to buy the dips. Is this going to continue this Friday? 

John Hoagland, senior performance coach, takes a look at futures markets to see how the E-Mini S&P's sell off ($ESU7) is impacting Gold ($GCZ7), Crude Oil ($CLV7) and commodities like Soybeans ($ZSX7). 

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Topics: Market Updates

FOMC Fallout - Equity Markets Moving Lower: Thursday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 17, 2017

Equity futures are pointed lower this morning - as is Crude Oil. Gold is the primary beneficiary, edging closer to the $1,300 per ounce mark ($GCZ7). 

Here's John Hoagland's outlook for the day.

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Topics: Market Updates

Crude Oil Inventories and FOMC Minutes: Wednesday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 16, 2017

With Crude Oil inventories this morning and the Federal Reserve's Minutes this afternoon (1 PM CT), Wednesday could shape up to be volatile. Here's what John Hoagland is expecting in Crude Oil, S&P 500, Gold and Soybean futures today. 

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Topics: Market Updates

What to Know with Equity Futures Approaching New Highs: Tuesday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 15, 2017

Equity futures (ES, YM, RTY, NQ) are pointed higher at the start of Tuesday's trading. Since last week, they've officially shook off any fear that creeped into the market. That has Gold slightly softer as well. Meanwhile, Crude Oil is at a key level. Our John Hoagland talks all these and more with your market forecast.

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Topics: Market Updates

What to Know for Trading Crude Oil, S&Ps and Gold This Week: Monday's Market Forecast

Posted by TopstepTrader on August 14, 2017

Ahead of the market open, TopstepTrader's John Hoagland talks about what we can expect from Crude Oil, the S&P 500 and Gold today. Will the fear from last week translate to this week? Where will the opportunities be? 

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S&P Daily Pre-Market Prep 8/9/17

Posted by Peter Davies on August 09, 2017

A big day yesterday - so there's still plenty of traders there. Back to the range though. Hard to have any bias on a day after such a move but as we are at the bottom of the range , we should work our way to the top.

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