Live: Thursday, March 19, 2020

11 a.m. New York time

SPY (lot 11) analysis posted.

10:45 a.m. New York time

SPY (lot 10) analysis posted.

10:05 a.m. New York time

Elliott wave analysis: The S&P 500 continues its downward course in the 3rd wave of the decline that began March 3, within a larger scale 3rd wave of the decline that kicked off the crash on February 19. So far the entire movement from February has carried the S&P 500 down 32.8%

I entered two short bear call options positions on SPY, the first in the series expiring May 15. Analyses to come shortly.

By Tim Bovee, Portland, Oregon, March 19, 2020


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