ARIES (March 21-April 19): Ambitions so thick you could cut them with a knife may give way to a more relaxing mood by nightfall. You might be caught in a web of amorous attraction by a bewitching new romantic hookup.

TAURUS (April 20-May 20): Put your wares out on display. People will think they are better, and worth more, than they really are. This may mean that you can fool a hookup into thinking you are the romantic flavor of the week.

GEMINI (May 21-June 20): Ply your trade. Although fun and games loom huge on your weekend calendar, you will find that hard work and concentration on business will satisfy your lust for success. Make money the old fashioned way.

CANCER (June 21-July 22): Your mind is powerfully concise. Delve deeply into the facts of any matter. Talk things over and get future plans set before the clock strikes five, then let amorous enchantment take over later this evening.

LEO (July 23-Aug. 22): An intense passion for getting things done will flavor the weekend. Take swiftly shifting ideas in stride and remain flexible when faced with surprising circumstances and stringent rules or regulations.

VIRGO (Aug. 23-Sept. 22): An examination of a financial conundrum may be necessary. Don't lose sight of your ultimate objective if you are waylaid by a brief period of emotional upheaval. You may feel threatened or pressured.

LIBRA (Sept. 23-Oct. 22): Succeed using superstar quality. Your audience will applaud your efforts to entertain and amuse. Don't hide your light -- or your ideas -- under that proverbial bushel. Cash in by selling yourself.

SCORPIO (Oct. 23-Nov. 21): Pressures could briefly put you into a stew. Rise above petty issues and everything will fall into place. Concentrate on making plans for the future while infused with the excitement of a new purpose.

SAGITTARIUS (Nov. 22-Dec. 21): Abracadabra. You know the magic words to charm those who can help you when the going gets tough. You can't fool a loved one. Sincerity is the key to making a partnership or friendship grow.

CAPRICORN (Dec. 22-Jan. 19): It is a simple thing to exert a little effort and achieve a big payoff under these stars. Because you are completely focused on success, you will be able to bulldoze your way to the very top right now.

AQUARIUS (Jan. 20-Feb. 18): You are a shining beacon that can attract adoring fans. People trust you to guide them past the shoals and into calm waters. Someone may hope you will help him or her achieve a lifelong ambition.

PISCES (Feb. 19-March 20): Partners may be buzzing with gossip or consumed by new enthusiasms. You will benefit by gathering facts and having private talks with friends. Amorous adventures hold glamorous appeal this evening.

BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Justine Bateman was born in Rye, N.Y., today in 1966. This birthday gal made her mark in TV portraying Mallory Keaton on the hit series "Family Ties" from 1982-89. Recently, she's appeared in recurring roles on the series "Easy to Assemble," "Desperate Housewives" and "Men in Trees," as well as guest-starring on "Psych" and "Californication." Bateman is the daughter of director Kent Bateman and the sister of actor Jason Bateman.

IF FEBRUARY 19 IS YOUR BIRTHDAY: Recent changes in your lifestyle will set the tone for the year ahead. You may need to struggle to adjust to new rules, regulations or strictures during the next six to eight weeks. During May and June, you will be at the top of your game. That is a good time to apply for a new job, change careers or make an important romantic commitment. The celestial patterns make you more aware of the key things and people that contribute most to your happiness, so be sure to treasure them. Look for an important opportunity to improve your life and find material security in October when the universe may open doors previously unavailable to you.

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