Despite some indications this week that the market might break down, it did not do so. In fact, the Standard & Poors 500 Index ($SPX) held near the previous support level of 2070, thereby strengthening that level as market support. On the upside, there is resistance at the old highs of 2135, so $SPX remains locked in the 2070-2135 trading range.
Equity-only put-call ratios are split in their signals at the current time. The standard ratio is declining, and is thus on a buy signal. Conversely,[...]