This Week’s Idea for Crude Oil Futures

I share my top trade setups whenever I have a big, new idea for the market… 

And to invite global comments, I provide the core chart and discussion on my TradingView page.

This week, the crude oil futures market (CL) is pushing back into the buy zone, which could lead to a big upside move.

So, let’s take a look at this market today and see how it’s shaping up…

This Week’s Idea for CL

Here’s how the chart is setting up my trade idea for this week for the crude oil futures market (CL)…

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

And here’s how I see the trade setting up for this week’s idea…

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.

Josh first burst into the scene when he took an initial deposit investment of $500 and turned into over $39,000 in just under 2 years.
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In addition to trading, Joshua has also trained thousands of traders worldwide. His strategies and systems have helped others find success in the market

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