SPX Daily TA Cautiously Bearish

SP:SPX   S&P 500 Index
SPXUSD daily guidance is cautiously bearish . Recommended ratio: 35% SPX , 65% Cash.

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Price is currently trending down at $3685 after forming a peak just below the lower trendline of the descending channel from August 2021 at ~$3760, the next support (minor) is at $3658. Volume is currently Low (high) and on track to favor sellers for a second consecutive session. Parabolic SAR flips bearish at $3495, this margin is mildly bearish . RSI is currently trending down at 45 after forming a peak at 48.5 as it approaches a retest of the uptrend line from January 2022 at ~42 as support. Stochastic remains bullish and is currently trending up at 95 as it approaches a retest of max top. MACD remains bullish and is beginning to form a soft peak at -62, it's still technically testing the uptrend line from March 2020 as resistance at -76 minor resistance. ADX is currently trending down at 30 as Price is beginning to fall, this is neutral at the moment.

If Price is able to bounce here then it will likely aim to retest the lower trendline of the descending channel from August 2021 at ~$3770 as resistance. However, if Price continues to breakdown here, it will likely formally retest $3658 minor support. Mental Stop Loss: (one close above) $3700.