Mark called a great setup on the NQ that triggered and worked well enough considering we got another light volume session for the start of a 2-day Fed meeting.
Net ticks: +7.5 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:

Just a reminder that we use half points for ticks on the NQ and not the quarter point measurement that the exchanges switched to in recent years. This allows us to use 6 ticks as a key target as we do on the other contracts. It also keeps the value of a tick at $10, closer to the value of a tick on the other contracts.
Mark’s call triggered long at A at 2984.50, hit first target for 6 ticks, and stopped the final piece 9 ticks in the money after he raised the stop a couple of times: