Heavy majority of leaders are certainly not giving me the wink and nod and tempting me to try my luck early.

Most new highs have seen buyers beaten down with the sellers hammer and retreat back into their bases.

8 days in and only a half hearted 5.7% charge from low to high.

This link Zooms into the index on an hourly chart. It only shows more confusion with overlapping prices and overhead supply sitting right above us.

This isn't exactly looking like a fat pitch set up (excluding a major news driven event). One has to wonder if we simply need more time or a lower low?