Resistance becomes Support (RbS) in the SPY as price gaped down (on scant momentum and returned back to a previous consolidation level.Looking at the Volume Profile of the past few days, watch areas of previous large volume levels, particularly those not yet tested (VPOC). Below we see some levels of potential Support/Resistance, I also marked the gap created on Wednesday last week. This perspective highlights the concept that price often tests areas where it previously sliced through.
Now look at how it translated onto a 5-min price chart with the same price levels highlighted:
Not labeled on the above charts is the overhead resistance level (in terms of the volume profile) between $116.90 - $117.15.
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