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Crude Oil WTI Apr '23 (CLJ23)

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Crude Oil WTI Futures Market News and Commentary

Crude Ends Sharply Lower on a Strong Dollar and Weak Stocks

August WTI crude oil (CLQ24) on Friday closed down -2.69 (-3.25%), and Aug RBOB gasoline (RBQ24) closed down -6.60 (-2.62%).

Crude oil and gasoline prices on Friday closed sharply lower, with crude sliding to a 1-month low.  A stronger dollar on Friday undercut energy prices.  Losses in crude accelerated Friday after the S&P 500 dropped to a 2-1/2 week low, which undercut confidence in the economic outlook and energy demand.  

Friday's action by Japan's Cabinet Office to cut its Japan 2024 GDP projection to 0.9% from a previous estimate of 1.3% was bearish for energy demand and crude oil prices.

Crude has support from wildfires in Canada that threaten to curb Canadian crude production.  On Friday, Rystad Energy said 52 out-of-control wildfires in Alberta, Canada, threaten nearly 500,000 bpd of crude oil sands output and pipeline shipments to the US.

A decline in crude oil in floating storage is bullish for prices.  Monday's weekly data from Vortexa showed tha... 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
$6,617/6,016
First Notice Date
03/23/23
Expiration Date
03/21/23 (expired)

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Crude Oil WTI Apr '23
Average Price Chart for 5 Prior Apr Contracts

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Jul 16, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
635,900 (+22,059)
960,964 (+21,686)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
376,427 (+7,198)
88,826 (+3,491)
Producers - Long / Short
498,135 (+17,417)
420,439 (+17,843)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
42,395 (-43)
445,155 (-842)
Managed Money - Long / Short
276,160 (+5,148)
27,659 (-3,341)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
100,267 (+2,050)
61,167 (+6,832)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
64.12 +8.13%
on 03/20/23
80.94 -14.34%
on 03/07/23
-7.03 (-9.21%)
since 02/21/23
3-Month
64.12 +8.13%
on 03/20/23
82.89 -16.36%
on 01/23/23
-8.76 (-11.22%)
since 12/21/22
52-Week
64.12 +8.13%
on 03/20/23
103.21 -32.83%
on 06/09/22
-19.19 (-21.68%)
since 03/21/22

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Barchart Trading Guide

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

Key Turning Points

3rd Resistance Point 73.19
2nd Resistance Point 71.40
1st Resistance Point 70.36
Last Price 69.33s
1st Support Level 67.53
2nd Support Level 65.74
3rd Support Level 64.70

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52-Week High 103.21
Fibonacci 61.8% 88.28
Fibonacci 50% 83.67
Fibonacci 38.2% 79.05
Last Price 69.33s
52-Week Low 64.12

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