Copper May Be Offering a Trading Opportunity With Its Cross Below Its 20 Moving Average

The Hourly View for Copper

  • Currently, HG1’s price is up $0 (0.04%) from the hour prior.
  • Copper has seen its price go up 4 out of the past 5 hours, thus creating some compelling opportunities for bulls.
  • As for the trend on the hourly timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 20 hour timeframe.
  • Price action traders may also wish to note that we see a doji candlestick pattern on Copper. Given that we see an uptrend on the 20 hourly candle timeframe, and that such candlestick patterns often denote reversals, this may be worth noting. With that said, traders should also note the downtrend on the 20 hourly candle timeframe, so the meaning of the candles may require further exploration.
  • Most noteworthy in the world of moving averages on the hourly chart is that the 100 hour moving average has been crossed, with price now being above it. The moving averages on the hourly timeframe suggest a bullishness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a bullish alignment — meaning the shorter durations are above the longer duration averages, implying a sound upward trend.

Copper’s hourly price chart is shown below.

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The Daily View for Copper

  • At the time of this writing, HG1’s price is up $0.04 (0.87%) from the day prior.
  • This move is a reversal from the day prior, which saw price move down.
  • As for the trend on the daily timeframe, we see the clearest trend on the 100 day timeframe.
  • Most noteworthy in the world of moving averages on the daily chart is that the 20 day moving average has been crossed, with price now being above it. The moving averages on the daily timeframe suggest a bullishness in price, as the 20, 50, 100 and 200 are all in a bullish alignment — meaning the shorter durations are above the longer duration averages, implying a sound upward trend.

Below is a daily price chart of Copper.

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