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Crude Oil WTI Nov '23 (CLX23)
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Crude Oil WTI Futures Market News and Commentary

Crude Prices Slump on Chinese Energy Demand Concerns

April WTI crude oil (CLJ24) on Friday closed down -2.12 (-2.70%), and Apr RBOB gasoline (RBJ24) closed down -5.82 (-2.27%).

Crude oil and gasoline prices on Friday retreated on concern about Chinese energy demand.  Crude was also under pressure from signs that Israel will join peace talks in Paris on the Hamas war, which could reduce some geopolitical risk.  A weaker dollar and a rally in the S&P 500 to a record high on Friday were positive factors for crude prices.

Crude prices fell back Friday after Reuters reported Thursday night that Israel will send negotiators to truce talks in Paris today to talk about a ceasefire in the war with Hamas and a return of Israeli hostages.

RBC Capital Markets said domestic oil demand in China has been soft, and limited stimulus measures from the government have been disappointing.  Also, the growth in diesel inventories since the middle of 2023 is "a worry."

Crude prices are supported by concern that the Israel-Hamas war w... 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
10/24/23
Expiration Date
10/20/23 (expired)

Seasonal Chart

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

Commitment of Traders Positions as of Feb 20, 2024

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Commercials - Long / Short
623,393 (-21,128)
840,867 (+4,844)
Non-Commercials - Long / Short
323,548 (+15,474)
131,647 (-5,355)
Producers - Long / Short
493,605 (-8,400)
363,524 (+9,298)
Swap Dealers - Long / Short
43,443 (-1,473)
390,998 (+6,801)
Managed Money - Long / Short
193,300 (+13,065)
69,904 (-10,143)
Other Reportables - Long / Short
130,248 (+2,409)
61,743 (+4,788)
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Price Performance

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Period Period Low Period High Performance
1-Month
81.50 +8.90%
on 10/06/23
95.03 -6.61%
on 09/28/23
-0.91 (-1.01%)
since 09/20/23
3-Month
75.19 +18.03%
on 07/21/23
95.03 -6.61%
on 09/28/23
+13.59 (+18.08%)
since 07/20/23
52-Week
63.50 +39.76%
on 05/04/23
95.03 -6.61%
on 09/28/23
+13.51 (+17.96%)
since 10/20/22

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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 92.69
2nd Resistance Point 91.74
1st Resistance Point 90.24
Last Price 88.75s
1st Support Level 87.79
2nd Support Level 86.84
3rd Support Level 85.34

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52-Week High 95.03
Last Price 88.75s
Fibonacci 61.8% 82.99
Fibonacci 50% 79.26
Fibonacci 38.2% 75.54
52-Week Low 63.50

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