Given its heavy economic calendar, we expect that yesterday will end up being the most volatile day of the week in the equity index markets, and as we head into the end of this week, we anticipate
Articles by Davin Blythe
Davin Blythe (FairValue Trader) has been a full time options trader since 2008 and has actively traded binary options since 2012. He also works at MrTopStep as a contributor/analyst/moderator of the IM PRO Trading Room, a social gathering for equity, futures and forex traders and routinely contributes in the MrTopStep Opening Print as well as on Yahoo Finance, Investing.com and other outlets.
Following a very cold spell to open this year that propelled the natural gas futures rally to 52-week highs, a milder February has helped this market tank to very near its 52-week lows in less than
By Davin Blythe, February 21, 2018
Last week the S&P 500 March futures (ESH18) continued to rally off the February 9th retest low as the market pushed up to 2754.75 Friday, just a tick shy of a 225-handle rally in just a week’s
By Davin Blythe, February 20, 2018
As this week closes, volatility on the S&P 500 futures has settled down for now, and this market has gravitated to some important levels to watch for the weekly settlement.
By Davin Blythe, February 16, 2018
Our readers may recall that when we examined the soybean futures market in the past, we identified the big round $1,000 level on the futures contract, or $10.00 per bushel price, as a pivotal level
By Davin Blythe, February 15, 2018
Since selling off from its $1365 late January high down to below $1310 last week, gold futures have bounced over the last five sessions.
By Davin Blythe, February 14, 2018
Elevated volatility has continued this week, with the S&P 500 futures currently trading at the 2643 area.
By Davin Blythe, February 13, 2018
For traders who enjoy volatility, this week’s performance in the equity index futures markets has not disappointed.
By Davin Blythe, February 09, 2018
As specialists in equity futures, we examine multiple index markets, looking to find an edge. This is especially true during these times of higher volatility.
By Davin Blythe, February 08, 2018
Monday’s historic sell-off in equity futures left us with a “wait-and-see” attitude yesterday, letting another day play out before approaching a technical view of the S&P 500 futures.
By Davin Blythe, February 07, 2018
Equity futures traders have seen extreme market moves over the past week such as have not seen for a long time.
By Davin Blythe, February 06, 2018
While yesterday did bring in some first-of-the-month money which initiated a brief equity rally, that rally was held off by the bears with sellers mounting their most intense momentum in recent mem
By Davin Blythe, February 02, 2018