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Crude Oil WTI Apr '20 (CLJ20)
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Crude Oil WTI Futures Market News and Commentary

Crude Prices Fall Back on Weaker-Than-Expected U.S. Economic News

November WTI crude oil (CLX23) this morning is down -0.60 (-0.64%), and Nov RBOB gasoline (RBX23) is down -0.307 (-1.20%).

Nov WTI crude oil and gasoline prices this morning are moderately lower, with crude prices falling back from a 13-month high.  Weaker-than-expected U.S. economic news today sparked energy demand concerns and undercut crude prices.  Weakness in the dollar today limited losses in crude prices.  Crude also has carryover support from Wednesday after EIA crude inventories fell to a 9-month low and crude supplies at Cushing, the delivery point of WTI futures, dropped to a 14-month low.  

U.S. economic news today was mostly weaker than expected and bearish for energy demand and crude prices.  Q2 GDP was unchanged at 2.1% (annualized q/q), weaker than expectations of an upward revision to 2.2%.  Also, Aug pending home sales fell -7.1% m/m, weaker than expectations of -1.0% m/m and the biggest decline in 11 months.  Conversely, weekly initial unemployment cla... Read more

Contract Specifications

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Contract
Crude Oil West Texas Intermediate
Contract Size
1,000 U.S. barrels (42,000 gallons)
Tick Size
1 cent per barrel ($10.00 per contract)
Trading Hours
5:00p.m. - 4:00p.m. (Sun-Fri) (RTH 8:00a.m. - 1:30p.m.) (Settles 1:30p.m.) CST
Exchange
NYMEX
Point Value
$1,000
Margin/Maintenance
$7,260/6,600
First Notice Date
03/24/20
Expiration Date
03/20/20 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

Crude Oil WTI Apr '20
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Apr Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Sep 19, 2023

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Commercials - Long / Short
586,355 (-38,869)
941,190 (-32,747)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
442,288 (+13,490)
113,862 (+11,935)
Producers - Long / Short
431,615 (-35,179)
416,032 (-40,048)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
63,776 (-579)
434,194 (+10,412)
Managed Money - Long / Short
311,274 (+17,528)
29,654 (-62)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
131,014 (-4,038)
84,208 (+11,997)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
19.46 +15.26%
on 03/20/20
53.86 -58.35%
on 02/21/20
-31.45 (-58.37%)
since 02/20/20
3-Month
19.46 +15.26%
on 03/20/20
64.99 -65.49%
on 01/08/20
-37.52 (-62.59%)
since 12/20/19
52-Week
19.46 +15.26%
on 03/20/20
64.99 -65.49%
on 01/08/20
-37.62 (-62.65%)
since 03/20/19

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Barchart Trading Guide

The Barchart Trading Guide is a Sell Signal with a Weak Signal Strength.

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point N/A
2nd Resistance Point 31.69
1st Resistance Point 27.06
Last Price 22.43s
1st Support Level 18.63
2nd Support Level 14.83
3rd Support Level N/A

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52-Week High 64.99
Fibonacci 61.8% 47.60
Fibonacci 50% 42.22
Fibonacci 38.2% 36.85
Last Price 22.43s
52-Week Low 19.46

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