Crude Oil Down But Not Out

The market for crude oil may have taken a pause, but it is far from out. 

In fact, there are plenty of opportunities that you need to be set up to capitalize on over the coming days and weeks. 

So, today, I want to share my take on the crude oil futures contract market (CL) and the trading opportunities getting underway.

Keep reading below for my full time frame analysis…

 Can Crude Hold at Support?

Here’s the chart for CL and how I see it shaping up to provide some opportunities to buy over the coming days and weeks…

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

The Crude Oil futures contract (CL) daily time frame is in an up channel, with the market testing the bottom of the channel. 

If support holds, we will expect the market to push bullish towards the top of the channel price point 123.77, about +1,465 ticks bove the market.

It will be a good idea to turn to the one hour time frame and to look for low prices 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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