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Near Term Trend: NeutralFriday’s Close: 4,362.90 (- 46)UPDATE: Eight weeks ago we called for a move toward 4,520.00. As of six weeks ago, our objective was met.Since then, the Index has been capitulating with a downward bias.Key Resistance = 4,610.00Key Support = 3,990.00
Near Term Trend: Neutral
Friday’s Close: 4,362.90 (- 46)
UPDATE: Eight weeks ago we called for a move toward 4,520.00. As of six weeks ago, our objective was met.
Since then, the Index has been capitulating with a downward bias.
Key Resistance = 4,610.00
Key Support = 3,990.00