Last day of August plus the week before Labor Day plus a Holiday in the UK equals a slow session, but our Opening Range plays worked and we had a call that was basically a Value Area play on the ES that worked. NASDAQ volume was only 1.6 billion shares. See ES section below.

Net ticks: +7 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 short at A and worked:

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

ES Tradesight Institutional Range Play:

NQ Tradesight Institutional Range Play:


Triggered long at A at 1978.00, hit first target for 6 ticks, raised stop and stopped second half 8 ticks in the money: