I’m on the road this week. The markets opened flat and drifted. The NASDAQ side was a little weaker for most of the session and swung on the AAPL watch announcement. In the end, NASDAQ volume was only 1.5 billion shares, so a slow start to the week post-time change.

Net ticks: +0 ticks.

As usual, let’s start by taking a look at the ES and NQ with our market directional lines, VWAP, and Comber on the 5-minute chart from today’s session:

ES and NQ Opening and Institutional Range Plays:

ES Opening Range Play triggered long at A and didn’t work, triggered short at B and didn’t work:

NQ Opening Range Play triggered short at A and worked:

ES Tradesight Institutional Range Play:


The setup was long over UBreak and it worked great (red line):