Good morning, Traders!
Today we’re back to following light crude oil futures (CL) as the market’s direction for both the long-term and short-term are up. The CL is pushing to a new high price of 82.69. we have a ways to go before we reach that up Fibonacci extension, so there’s plenty of opportunities in the CL right now.
There’s a lot going on in the broader market that will impact the energy sector, so we’ll want to continue watching the CL. As long as the market stays in the buy zone, reviewing our timeframes for chances to execute our entry strategy is our best bet.
Ready to trade the CL? Then let’s take a look at the timeframe analysis:Daily Timeframe Analysis
Overall, the CL daily timeframe is in an up trend. As you can see in the below chart, the market is making higher highs and higher lows. It’s broken our counter trendline and pushed bullish toward the 82.69 Fibonacci extension.DAILY TIMEFRAME
The long-term direction is up for the CL
The short-term direction of the market is now up for the CL
The CL is headed toward the up Fibonacci extension
Learn more about the Daily Direction Indicators here…
The NQ has broken the counter trendline and is headed for the 82.69 price point
We can expect just over a +1500 tick push as the CL continues to rally. At this point, we’ll want to turn to our one-hour timeframe and look for opportunities to buy the CL at low prices in the buy zone.
One-Hour Timeframe Analysis
Looking at the one-hour timeframe, we can see that the CL has broken the down trendline and is now in the buy zone. It shows clear signs of pushing bullish toward the 82.69 price point.
The CL is in the buy zone and ready to take us to a new high price!
If the CL stays in the buy zone, we can apply our buying strategy and enter the market at low prices. Remember that markets move in ways, from low to high, while remaining in an overall upward trend. We buy low and then sell high within that trend. That’s how we make money!The Bottom Line
The CL is giving us some nice opportunities to buy the market while it pushes bullish through the buy zone. If that trend remains, and we can find low prices within the buy zone, we’ll continue to keep an eye on our timeframe charts and look for good entry points.
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There are opportunities to buy the CL as it heads to a new high price
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