Big Move for Crude Oil in the Making?

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Crude oil has been in a big upside market ever since the low of March of 2020. 

But over the past few months, traders have been digesting those gains, and the market has consolidated.

However, there may well be more and more upward trading days in the making.

So, let’s review the crude oil futures contract (CL) and the potential upside opportunities…

Crude Oil Profit Potential

Here’s how we see the market for the crude oil futures contract (CL) developing…

Crude Oil Futures Contract (CL) Price and Technical Analysis – Source: TradingView

The CL daily time frame is in a large up trend.  The market has hit the up trend line and is starting to push bullish. 

The market has broken the short term down trend line and has entered into the buy zone. 

It is expected CL will push towards all time highs near price point 147.27, about

+4,988 ticks above the market. 

It will be a good idea to turn towards the one hour time frame and to look for long ideas in the buy zone.

The Bottom Line

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Josh Martinez

Josh Martinez

Josh Martinez is an elite Analyst who’s been actively trading the financial markets since 2011. He’s known as one the leading innovative traders in this industry due to his his cutting-edge strategies.

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