Market Roundup
Dow
16,398.57 (+52.12)
Gold
$1,094.80 (-$3.10)
Oil
$32.42 (-$1.90)
My market day doesn’t start at 9:30 A.M. I get ready for each trading session the night before by surveying market activity around the world. Then I follow that up by a secondary review several hours before the NYSE opens for business.

When I did my customary checks before today’s open, I was struck by one thing. Many, many markets are trading right at or near incredibly critical technical levels.

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